[Biturbos4] Met a fellow list'er

Igor Kessel kbattpo at verizon.net
Fri Mar 26 17:48:11 EST 2004

Michael Kuriger wrote:

> those new turbo neons vr4 can do 14.2 in the 1/4 mile stock.  i had the 
> pleasure of "test driving" one a few weekends ago (just for fun) to 
> compare to my S4.  it's faster but still it's a flimsy neon.
> Mike
> Russell Romano wrote:
>> Funny you should mention that.  The kids in Neons/Civics/etc always 
>> want to race from a stop light.  I drive a brown A6... what is the 
>> attraction?  What is the humiliation when the guy in the brown A6 
>> smokes them? :)  I especially like that game in the rain!
>> -Russ
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Igor Kessel [mailto:kbattpo at verizon.net]
>> Sent: Friday, March 26, 2004 7:15 AM
>> To: Russell Romano
>> Cc: biturbos4 at audifans.com
>> Subject: Re: [Biturbos4] Met a fellow list'er
>> Russell Romano wrote:
>>> I had the great pleasure to meet Igor Kessel in person yesterday.  
>>> Always nice to meet another person from the audifan's lists.
>>> Igor's S6 is quite a nice car....
>>> I see other cars and I really get the bug to chip my A6 2.7 and do a 
>>> few   
>> things with it...
>> The pleasure has been all mine, Russ.
>> Your SP9000 are already mounted on the MOMO Arrows and will go on the 
>> wife's car tonight. Thanks again!
>> P.S. You have some crazy kids over in Allentown. That night as I was 
>> coming back home via 309, peacefully cruising at 85-90 in the light 
>> rain, I got raced by a roaring Neon with the sound of a dump valve 
>> (prolly simulated), then by an Integra or something like that.
>> I yielded before those kids had a chance to wrap themselves up around 
>> a tree. Do they have an aversion to big white German sedans or something?

Oh, so it was a turbo after all. Coz I heard the loud "whoosh" 
in-between the gearchanges.

Still lunatics IMO. Passing me as if I were standing still, while doing 
90, in the rain, in a FWD car...

Igor Kessel
two turbo quattros in the stable,
the third one is in the works

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