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Re: quattro-digest V3 #1318
Knowing nothing about F1, Ferarris or Hondas, could you possibly be talking
about the seriously sharp sports car known in the U.S. as the "Acura NSX"? I
can see how one might lust after that.
96 A4Q, Europa Blue/Anthracite, no cupholders, rope-mounted changer
In a message dated 96-11-04 03:36:00 EST, Phil Payne wrote:
> In message <Pine.HPP.3.95.961103175058.3755Cfirstname.lastname@example.org>
> Psycho Bob writes:
> > On Sun, 3 Nov 1996, Phil Payne wrote:
> > >> Now, I do agree that the twin turbo RX7 is one hot little sports
> > >> car-in fact it is the only japanese sports car I truly lust after...
> > >Do you not have that fearsome Honda thing with the detuned F1 engine in
> > >the USA?
> > Well, one thing is about Honda, but another with that "detuned F1
> > What Honda meant was that the Integra GS-R had VTEC (variable timing
> > something or other) engine. But it has absolutely no relation whatsoever
> > with any racing engine I know of.
> No, there's a limited edition beast that looks a little like a Ferrari
> 348 but is better styled - lower and a little wider. I think it uses a
> V10 450bhp similar to the engine Honda supplied to Williams for the
> 1989(?) F1 season, but detuned to 450bhp. A true supercar in the
> McLaren F1 style.