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Today, 03:02 PM
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Posted By blipit_

I doubt the active aero will be on the...

I doubt the active aero will be on the inexpensive base model. It will be reserved for Z06/ZR1 equivalent.
03-22-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By Tyler_RN_EMT

Here’s why I think the order sheets are real

These seem to be real ordering sheet information.... the only legit argument against it not being a genuine C8 order sheet is that it is for some sort of ďrevampedĒ C7.

The way I see it is no way...
03-22-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 13,964
Posted By Supermassive

Why? What is it about a mid engine car that...

Why?

What is it about a mid engine car that somehow changes what the car is capable of?

Can a mid engine sports car play nice as a GT? Yup, just look at the Mclarens...even with CF monocoque...
03-22-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,819
Posted By Fenwick

I donít golf but this is welcome news to me for...

I donít golf but this is welcome news to me for road trips and the like.

Itís nice having the extra cargo space when needed. I think itís become a real trademark of the Corvette.

Something...
03-22-2019, 03:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,819
Posted By z8ra

I think maybe that people measure storage in sets...

I think maybe that people measure storage in sets of golf clubs, because it is easier for most people to visualize than if you said it stores 15 cubic feet, not because they think a lot of corvette...
03-20-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,392
Posted By Michael A

This is a prime example of how in California we...

This is a prime example of how in California we are bombarded by propaganda from the ruling party and the media, that people start believing it. This is really surprising to me, given we all have...
03-19-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By vndkshn

Mercedes was the only team on the working group...

Mercedes was the only team on the working group that came up with the new PU formula. They were pushing for a change. Renault and Redbull at the time would have been perfectly happy with continuing...
03-19-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By Shaka

You are wasting your time. There are too many...

You are wasting your time. There are too many factors to consider when observing this animation video to determine whether one config is better than the other. He does not have the knowledge to...
03-18-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,411
Posted By JD_AMG

Even if it was GM's secret that they literally...

Even if it was GM's secret that they literally let slip out to everyone, why wouldn't they sell you it anyway? They sell all their performance engines as crate engines, so what would be the...
03-18-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,411
Posted By JD_AMG

Try at least 150lbs and damn near a foot of extra...

Try at least 150lbs and damn near a foot of extra width.
The longblock SB4 without exhaust manifolds is around 500lbs, an LSx in the same level of dress is around 350lbs (or less).
Also not lighter...
03-18-2019, 05:33 PM
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Views: 14,164
Posted By JD_AMG

That big block is probably about the same size as...

That big block is probably about the same size as the 3.5L ecoturd... And if its all aluminum Im betting the weight is pretty close too.
03-18-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JoesC5

See the part about the 380 pound reduction. That...

See the part about the 380 pound reduction. That is correct. the truck weighs 380 pounds less than the older model truck, but the 4 banger engine is only 80 pounds less weight. The new "engine...
03-17-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By thirtythird

I welcome the diversity. Getting tired of...

I welcome the diversity.

Getting tired of the same old...Europe/etc does it like this, we should, too. F that!
03-17-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By Darion

It looks as though the implication is being made...

It looks as though the implication is being made that because F1 cut out refueling that they doubled efficiency going V6 turbo at 1.6L compared to the V8 NA 2.4L. Thing is that's not how it worked,...
03-17-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

HP/Weight is what makes a car fast, not HP/L. The...

HP/Weight is what makes a car fast, not HP/L. The LT1 is lighter and smaller, you put that into a Mustang and the Mustang will be all around faster.
We can go a step further and put an LS7 into the...
03-16-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

Learn to use quote brackets... The flathead...

Learn to use quote brackets...
The flathead isn't compact width-wise, its still fairly wide for being smaller displacement and doesn't make power worth a damn.
And If you are bending pushrods at...
03-13-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

It was said that a larger displacement engine...

It was said that a larger displacement engine will automatically get worse gas mileage than a smaller displacement engine, regardless of year the engine was made - unless this only applies to 2020...
03-13-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By Darion

Every Mustang engine is recommended to use 93,...

Every Mustang engine is recommended to use 93, and all of them ran 93 to achieve their performance data. This is according to the Ford Website. Camaro auto SS, combined 20 mpg. Numbers are fun...
03-12-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

And just like Furd, Gm hasn't had their hp bump...

And just like Furd, Gm hasn't had their hp bump yet with the LT1, they will and it will be above the Coyote.
How well does that Mustang do on a roadcourse compared to the Corvette? Or better yet the...
03-11-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By PCMIII

Just use the LT4 and blow everything away. ...

Just use the LT4 and blow everything away. Reliable, proven and available.
03-11-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

The ICE is on life support at this point, the...

The ICE is on life support at this point, the pushrod engine will be around for a while though.


755hp is 755hp is 755hp, it doesn't matter if its a 1L engine or a 10L engine, power is power,...
03-11-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By z06801

From Doug Fehan Surprisingly, the overhead...

From Doug Fehan
Surprisingly, the overhead valve design provides such an advantage, that Corvette Racing's competitors have tried to get it penalized in the past.
"I sit on several FIA engine...
03-10-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By JD_AMG

As I figured, you have no argument and more bench...

As I figured, you have no argument and more bench racing.
Europeans have been using smaller displacement engines because of moronic outdated taxes that tax a car based on engine displacement. Same...
03-08-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By Tom73

What is all of this about F1, that is not racing....

What is all of this about F1, that is not racing. They get out there and qualify, then on race day they play follow the leader around the track. And they have so much electronics on them that the...
03-08-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1,125
Views: 101,866
Posted By Darion

Hey, here's an idea. Lets look at cars I see...

Hey, here's an idea. Lets look at cars I see compared all the time on here, the Mustang GT and the C7 Corvette Stingray. Mustang GT per the Ford Website achieves city 15/25 highway. The Stingray per...
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