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Old 09-16-2010, 02:32 PM   #133
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Originally Posted by misfire View Post
yeah. it is time for them to step up to the plate.


take VW for instance.

the regular Golf comes with about 170hp

The Golf GTI is at 200 hp (VW says off the record its 220)

so, a plain jane Golf comes with some pretty good hp. also start around 17K
Yeah but they are big heavy pigs... There acceleration numbers are not that great at all. They are right around a 16 second 1/4 mile car.
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