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Old 04-23-2013, 01:14 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by Dropspeed View Post
Although small. A change from hydraulic power steering to electric will remove some parasitic loss from the engine. Combine that small number with the NPP dual valve exhaust which is worth 6hp peak on the Corvette and the 13 should have picked up a few HP there. (6-10?)

Matt

Thanks Dropspeed:

Now we are getting a bit closer : reduced demands on the engine (no loss from a hydro pump as the assistance to steering is replaced by servos) plus a freer flowing exhaust.

Still not enough to account for three secs, yet as newb pointed out, it all adds up.

Yet I feel there is something amiss.

Safe driving!


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