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Old 04-16-2007, 08:48 PM   #1
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Gt mustang slow?

so i pulled up to a stop light next to some kids in a 95 GT mustang and i gave it a little gas to see what they would do. and they gave me some gas back and that " i'll take you down look" so i thought i was going to get may ass handed to me but when we took off i stayed in in front the whole time. i thought slightly moded mustangs are faster than my focus. I only have a CAI and some nice tires as of now but i hooked up good and they did too, but still, how'd i win?


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Your stick he might have been auto or if stick cant drive for shit
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He either cant drive at all and was grinding gears or he has some problems with his engine.
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I believe the 95 GT's had the first generation 4.6L or maybe it was the last of the 5.0's. I'm not exactly sure but I think they were only rated for 185HP. And remember they are significantly heavier than the focus. Now if you were talking about a newer Mustang GT then I would say no way the focus would hang with it.
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i think he was auto he looked clean shifting, but the heavyness of his car could have done it. still kinda funny i think.
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I believe the 95 GT's had the first generation 4.6L or maybe it was the last of the 5.0's. I'm not exactly sure but I think they were only rated for 185HP. And remember they are significantly heavier than the focus. Now if you were talking about a newer Mustang GT then I would say no way the focus would hang with it.
exactly...i had a 95 gt(5.0/302)..it was an automatic.....my st would murder that car.
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The 95's were doggy stock.... but good GOD did they respond well to mods!!!
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My buddy used to have a '96 GT and that thing sounded horrible at idle. I used to hand his ass to him every damn time from a stop and a roll with my '96 Talon with basic bolt ons. He finally had enough and went out and picked up a diarrhea copper colored Z3. Dems were fun times...heh heh
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The 95' Mustang GT SAE rating is 215HP @ 4200rpm and 285TQ @ 3400rpm. 0-60 times are some where around 6.7sec. and 1/4 mile @ 15.2 at 93mph.... "how did you win"? The driver doesn't know how to drive. There's no way he shouldn't have pulled on you with the mods you've listed...
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I didn't even pay attention to the fact that he doesn't even have any of the simple bolt-ons. Maybe he stunned them with the neons....lol...It made them forget about the race and think about dancing on a mirrored cube with daisy dukes and their wifebeaters tied in a knot. Hah hah.
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