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Old 03-27-2010, 05:41 PM   #1
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Eco Boost FTW!!

If this is in ther wrong place sorry but it was awesome!

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That's pretty awesome. The only thing that I don't get is in the video description it says this...

"Final awd dyno testing yielded 332.5 hp and 328.9 lb-ft torque to the wheels."


It doesn't say anything about those being the stock numbers so it confuses me. I sure hope it doesn't lose 100hp and tq from the crank to the wheels.
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its crazy how he sat at the line for like a second and a half and still ran a 13
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That's pretty awesome. The only thing that I don't get is in the video description it says this...

"Final awd dyno testing yielded 332.5 hp and 328.9 lb-ft torque to the wheels."


It doesn't say anything about those being the stock numbers so it confuses me. I sure hope it doesn't lose 100hp and tq from the crank to the wheels.
That's whp, I'm guessing their hp claims are crank hp. They run a stock dyno pull, and compare parasitic loss, then re-dyno after the mods, and do some math. HP claims are always bigger at the crank then at the wheels. (Usually 15-25% bigger).
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I know but still, 100hp lose from crank to wheels is terrible.
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Well its an auto, and AWD, have you ever seen what an STi puts down at the wheels stock?
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Well its an auto, and AWD, have you ever seen what an STi puts down at the wheels stock?
Yeah...they're usually around 240-250 compared to the claimed 300. That's roughly an 18% loss. 100 hp from 435 is a 23% loss. Idk, just seems pretty high.
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Yeah...they're usually around 240-250 compared to the claimed 300. That's roughly an 18% loss. 100 hp from 435 is a 23% loss. Idk, just seems pretty high.
Usually you can figure another 5% loss for an auto over a manual, from what I've been told anyway. It is a lot, but that's the reality.
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Well ether way I wouldn't mind having one for a DD thats for sure!
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its crazy how he sat at the line for like a second and a half and still ran a 13
Clock dosnt start till you leave the line

and is that the hennessey that did/does the viper
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