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Old 09-06-2008, 02:32 PM   #1
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0-60 predictions

mine is 4.40 secs
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Old 09-06-2008, 03:06 PM   #2
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soo, is this ignoring the 4.8/4.6 est and saying what we think it should have been? cuz in that case a 4.4 was my original guess.
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Old 09-06-2008, 03:18 PM   #3
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im gonna say 4.5 or 4.4
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Old 09-06-2008, 04:25 PM   #4
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soo, is this ignoring the 4.8/4.6 est and saying what we think it should have been? cuz in that case a 4.4 was my original guess.
if you calculate the g8 gpx has a similar engine so 4050/4.7 = 860.
camaro will be more arodinamic so 3860/860 = 4.48.

lol im 100% sure thats not lagit but hey

lol my post makes no sence. because i simply divided the heavier car into 4.7 and that = 860 but on a lighter car...... im a dumbass lol.

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Old 09-06-2008, 04:42 PM   #5
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LOL, Shank it sounds good to me!
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Old 09-06-2008, 04:52 PM   #6
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LOL, Shank it sounds good to me!
lol i wish it was right
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Old 09-06-2008, 05:41 PM   #7
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according to some calculator http://www.wallaceracing.com
i put the ss camaro weighs 3868 pounds has 422 horses shifts six times has 4.33 tire height and geared at a 3.45

it says 1/4 mile at 12.21 and 110 miles an hour
at 3860 pounds for a ss manual at 422 hp it should run.

1/8 7.70 at 88.24 mph.

i put it in the 0-60 calculator but it says 3.56 although id be happy with that i know the 0-60 is wrong
a dif site says 4.41
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Old 09-06-2008, 07:38 PM   #8
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actually the camaro is less aerodynamic...

I can't remember where it is but I think Scott said due to the front clip that drag coeficient was high.


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It wasn't scott.

here's the post. FWIW

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showth...ient#post97903
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Old 09-06-2008, 07:54 PM   #9
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actually the camaro is less aerodynamic...

I can't remember where it is but I think Scott said due to the front clip that drag coeficient was high.


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here's the post. FWIW

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whats the g8's?
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Old 09-06-2008, 08:16 PM   #10
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0-60 is nothing but a function of the driver's ability to launch. If you want to talk about how fast a car is you talk about the quarter mile, more specifically the trap speed. On T&T night at a local dragstrip I beat a stock (I assume) WRX by seven tenths, which is buslengths in a quarter mile race. That same car would be competitive if not faster than me if just measuring 0-60.
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whats the g8's?
Can't find it...
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G8 is 5.3 0-60 13.8 QM
According to Edmunds.
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^he was asking about the Drag Coefficient.

Did Edmunds show that?
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G8 is 5.3 0-60 13.8 QM
According to Edmunds.
LOLmunds....
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