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    Default Vectra VXR engine makes 649 WHP

    Vectra VXR 2.8 engine makes 649 BHP at the wheels.

    Video of it in action here:- (action starts at 50 seconds into the video)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9LC0gI5SsQ



    More info on the build here:-

    http://www.vxronline.co.uk/forum/sho...-z28-lp9-build

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    I was waiting for the engine to explode at the end ....

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    Vectra VXR engine? That's a Saab

    Awaits the flaming

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    Last edited by Big Sig; 30th September 2011 at 00:43. Reason: Added a link
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    When I read the subject line and saaw that it was you, spoons, I thought this was the result of your latest round of mods.

    649 bhp, eh?

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    spoons next project lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    Vectra VXR engine? That's a Saab

    Awaits the flaming

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    saab engine in the vectra

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    LOL I thought it was a Saab engine that VX borrowed?

    Either way very nice sound indeed.

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    The 2.8 V6 turbo is a Holden engine from Australia, isn't it?

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    That is one massive turbo!!!! wonder wots it like on the road.

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