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Old 02-12-2009, 05:06 PM   #1
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Sedan vs Coupe... whos on a diet?

i was looking at an article on some webite, and it had lots of info on 0-60, 0-100, and 1/4 mile times for stock vehicles.

to my suprise, i saw that the ZTS(my car) had a quicker 1/4 mile than the ZX3. whats up with that? not that im complaining, but having the same motor, i thought that the ZX3 would be a little lighter and therefore have a better 1/4 mile time.

anybody know the weight of the two?


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Old 02-12-2009, 05:55 PM   #2
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what site did you see this on??
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I want to know and see the data as well!
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Ya, from what i've read, the zx4 is slower, the zetec zx3 was the fastest.
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ill try to find the info i was looking at earlier. i swear thats what it said, doesnt make much sense to me but maybe they got there #'s crossed up
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depends on the year, they may be comparing the two models when most zts' were 2.3 and zx3s were 2.0 zetec
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depends on the year, they may be comparing the two models when most zts' were 2.3 and zx3s were 2.0 zetec
That was what I was going to say.
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A ZTS has a 2.0 Zetec, unless it's a green state PZEV 2.3 Duratec. An ST has a 2.3 Duratec.
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Old 02-16-2009, 01:41 PM   #10
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A ZTS has a 2.0 Zetec, unless it's a green state PZEV 2.3 Duratec. An ST has a 2.3 Duratec.
My sisters has the 2.3 dtec and it moves pretty good for an auto. Its an 04 I have a feeling it would keep up with my basically stock 03 zx3 with a zetec and I have a manual trans.

as for weight I think a zx3 is around 2700 and a sedan is around 2900 or something in that range. It probably says somewhere on here I remember reading it actually.
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