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Re: vr6 and the competition(v8)
> >What about the 5 speed. It was imported for 1 year (which >one, by the
> >way?), but I 've never heard much about it. Was it any better >than the
> >auto performance wise?
> The 5 speed V8 was available only in 1991. The performance numbers were much
> better for the 5 speed ( zero to 60 in less than seven seconds). As for
> availabiltiy in the U.S., I have heard that there are as few as 50 and as
> many as 200 that were imported.
> If anyone has that info I would be interested.
Too bad the new A8 doesn't come with real manual. It would nice for
people who's looking for that extra performance.
- A8 Tiptronic
- From: "Graydon D. Stuckey" <firstname.lastname@example.org>