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Old 04-08-2011, 06:04 AM   #19
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Just think about how much stuff the EVO had to do to go 237mph. lol....
That's not even really a street car. I read about it in some magazine. It's impressive, but I'd be more impressed if it would run in the Silver State Classic where it's 100 mile mostly straight stretch.

http://www.sscc.us/results-10a-sscc.html

I read one year where there was a Camaro entered into the competition that had an averaged speed of 227. IIRC, it was a 427 with 800 hp. It's been 15 years since I read that article though.
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