From: Noddy on 25 Apr 2010 05:41
"D Walford" <dwalford(a)internode.on.net> wrote in message
> Because it works, Holdens current V8 is an excellent engine that delivers
> lots of power and good economy, they would be nuts to change it.
> Technology for the sake of technology is a just a wank.
From: Neil Gerace on 25 Apr 2010 06:46
> An extra 85KW plus an extra 174NM at a cost of a miserly 1.8L/100KM
Of course if you actually want to use all that extra mumbo, it'll cost you a lot more than an extra 1.8L/100km :)
From: Noddy on 25 Apr 2010 07:13
"Doug Jewell" <ask(a)and.maybe.ill.tell.you> wrote in message
> 11 on the highway? Bloody hell, do you have a set of spoilers off an
> aircraft fitted to it or something?
Be wary of Roger. He lays claim to many things and most of it is fantasy :)
From: Clocky on 25 Apr 2010 07:43
Neil Gerace wrote:
> Clocky wrote:
>> An extra 85KW plus an extra 174NM at a cost of a miserly 1.8L/100KM
> Of course if you actually want to use all that extra mumbo, it'll
> cost you a lot more than an extra 1.8L/100km :)
Towing a decent size trailer, and all other things being equal, I wouldn't
be so confident of that.
That gutless front wheel driving V6 isn't going to like it.
From: OzOne on 25 Apr 2010 07:58
On Sun, 25 Apr 2010 20:44:40 +1000, "Dan---"
>Strange but true it still spins the wheels when you trod on the go pedal.
One day you'll learn throttle control....
OzOne of the three twins
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