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Old 02-12-2009, 04:52 PM   #1
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Fastest car in the world

It has a Chevy V8
http://www.motortrend.com/features/a...rce/index.html
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Old 02-12-2009, 04:52 PM   #2
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Does that surprise you
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Old 02-12-2009, 04:53 PM   #3
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No not at all
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Old 02-12-2009, 04:58 PM   #5
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I used to own a Manta Mirage (mine pictured below) which was basically the old version of the Ultima GTR, but I've always wanted to build an Ultima with a Z06 motor. Only about $15k for the kit, but you supply the drivetrain.
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Old 02-12-2009, 05:00 PM   #6
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0-100 in 4.5?

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1600 horse that's sick
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Old 02-12-2009, 05:08 PM   #8
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would'nt catch me in that ... Think I'll wreck myself, too damn fast
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Old 02-13-2009, 08:37 PM   #10
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Until it exceeds 255 mph, its not the fastest car in the world
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Old 02-13-2009, 08:41 PM   #11
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Until it exceeds 255 mph, its not the fastest car in the world
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Maybe the fastest accelerating car.
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Old 02-14-2009, 08:08 AM   #12
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that car now holds the world record for street legal top speed. averaging 256 mph in a point to point run, and did so while conforming to US emissions standards. i read an article about it a few monthes ago, and they are guessing that it has the potential to top out near 280 mph. It sells for roughly $600,000 thats way less than a bugatti veyron, and it will blow the bugatti out of the water. Best of all, it's got a chevy V8!
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that car now holds the world record for street legal top speed. averaging 256 mph in a point to point run, and did so while conforming to US emissions standards. i read an article about it a few monthes ago, and they are guessing that it has the potential to top out near 280 mph. It sells for roughly $600,000 thats way less than a bugatti veyron, and it will blow the bugatti out of the water. Best of all, it's got a chevy V8!
256 now? Good to hear. I thought it was officially 254.X
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doesn't the Buggatti top out at 256 also?

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