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Old 06-18-2013, 10:05 AM   #21
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Holy crap!!! mid engine rear wheel drive. thats nuts man. i can't wait to see what this looks like in the end!
More like rear engine rear wheel drive. Car will be interesting to drive I would imagine.
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No, it's mid engine and rear wheel drive. The only time it becomes rear engine is when the spinny parts are all behind the rear axles, not right in line like this is.
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No, it's mid engine and rear wheel drive. The only time it becomes rear engine is when the spinny parts are all behind the rear axles, not right in line like this is.
Well I learned something new. Still be very interesting to see the handling when done.
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This is awesome!!!! this is exactly what ive been dreaming of except with turbo:)
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No, it's mid engine and rear wheel drive. The only time it becomes rear engine is when the spinny parts are all behind the rear axles, not right in line like this is.
By that logic the car was always mid engine. I don't disagree with you
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By that logic the car was always mid engine. I don't disagree with you
I think it's pretty obvious the difference between a front and mid. If you'd like I can go back and edit it to specify behind the driver and in front of axle line.




Instead, I'll just leave this.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rear-engine_design
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Awesome! Very cool project.


To be honest though, I think you should have gone with a different engine/trans. You have more room back there, why not go bigger? :-P
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I think it's pretty obvious the difference between a front and mid. If you'd like I can go back and edit it to specify behind the driver and in front of axle line.




Instead, I'll just leave this.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rear-engine_design
Not what I meant.

If an engine centred over rear axle is rear engine then engine centrred red over front axle would also be mid engine for same logic. I'm just rockin the boat

Very cool regardless
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Not what I meant.

If an engine centred over rear axle is rear engine then engine centrred red over front axle would also be mid engine for same logic. I'm just rockin the boat

Very cool regardless
Except that it's not the same logic.

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Don't worry Nick I got what you meant by it.
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