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Old 08-29-2012, 09:40 PM   #1
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Nissan 350 or 370Z stage 1 vs SS or 1LE

Hey how about this for comparison. The 1LE or SS with suspension mods, Vs a 350Z or 370Z with a stage 1 turbo upgrade to around 400+ crank hp for the Z.
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Old 08-29-2012, 10:44 PM   #2
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A 370z at 400 hp to the crank is going to rape the 1LE or SS down a strip, or if done properly in the twisties. I ran my friends 370 in the SS and in my 410 hp G8 when he was bone stock, it was closer than I would like to remember. That was at 332 hp. He added CAI, hiflow mufflers, and lowered it and that car was a drivers race with both my cars.
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:08 AM   #3
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The 370's are meaner than people give them credit for. with 400 crank hp, especially from a boosted setup, longer that F/I car stays in the throttle the harder it runs, will deffinately make it hard for a SS to come out in the straight line, the 1LE may fair better with the 3.91 out back. On the road course, with suspension mods it should be a decent fight, but im still giving the edge to the more agile and nimble 370.
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Old 08-30-2012, 08:03 PM   #4
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This...Those cars are nasty quick due to weight. Slight suspension mods and it rockets out the hole.
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Old 08-30-2012, 09:41 PM   #5
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Hypothetically someone that looks a lot like me could have a 323WHP TC Cobalt. I heard that same person had a dream once where he might have taken down a silver 370 with CAI and exhaust from 45-130 by 1 1/2 cars.
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Old 08-30-2012, 11:13 PM   #6
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Hypothetically someone that looks a lot like me could have a 323WHP TC Cobalt. I heard that same person had a dream once where he might have taken down a silver 370 with CAI and exhaust from 45-130 by 1 1/2 cars.
Hypothetically a close to 400 crank hp cobalt weighing a few hundred pounds less, that is modded should beat a car with less rwhp and weighing more.
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Old 08-30-2012, 11:18 PM   #7
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I've ran against a 370z. I have simple bolt ons. Last DYNO My SS was 411rwhp/408rwtq. I spanked Him. So...
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Old 08-31-2012, 02:24 AM   #8
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I've ran against a 370z. I have simple bolt ons. Last DYNO My SS was 411rwhp/408rwtq. I spanked Him. So...

"So"....??????

LOL...do people not read? Question was a 400 hp 370 vs a 426 hp SS. Your throwing out your almost 500 crank SS against a 325 crank hp car. So.......if that Z would of been modded to 400 rwhp he would of smoked you.
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"So"....??????

LOL...do people not read? Question was a 400 hp 370 vs a 426 hp SS. Your throwing out your almost 500 crank SS against a 325 crank hp car. So.......if that Z would of been modded to 400 rwhp he would of smoked you.
people keep missing the question!!! This is bench racing! Must have your facts straight!
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Old 08-31-2012, 08:51 AM   #10
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people keep missing the question!!! This is bench racing! Must have your facts straight!
Just enjoy your labor day weekend and don't feed into the drama.
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Old 08-31-2012, 12:00 PM   #11
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That car isn't as light as most people think.
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Old 08-31-2012, 12:21 PM   #12
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That car isn't as light as most people think.
About 400-500 lb lighter than a Camaro.

Not sure if that really would make a BIG difference.
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Old 08-31-2012, 05:28 PM   #13
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Just enjoy your labor day weekend and don't feed into the drama.
I see no drama, just bench racing! lmao but I suppose your right, time for a blue pacific margarita the size of Texas thanks to my local cantina!
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Old 08-31-2012, 11:26 PM   #14
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Bech racing? Did I not mention that I personally ran my neighbors 370Z stock and lightly modded?

The rest is just pure physics man.
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Old 09-02-2012, 02:49 PM   #15
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I have had a similar callout but due to being deployed it will have to wait. My down the road neighbor just bought a brand new 370Z. Nice car i might add and he is also one of those guys who has always had a big truck. That being said my other neighbor who is my good friend asked him if he thought he could take the white camaro up the street. I guess he smirked and said no contest. why bother. I am of course not stock, but not heavily modded. Air intake, long tubes, no cats and a tune. If he is still stock and we just happen to wind beside eachother in a dream i am guessin he might get his feelings hurt a tad!
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Old 09-02-2012, 05:15 PM   #16
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Bech racing? Did I not mention that I personally ran my neighbors 370Z stock and lightly modded?

The rest is just pure physics man.
the 350/370 that is in question is heavily modded. With 400 crank horsepower in the Z, the SS in stock trim will be beaten. Sense this race has never happened, and the 1LE isnt even on lots yet, this is bench racing brother!
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