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    What do you guys think of the following link? I put my figures in and it's seems pretty accurate to me -

    http://www.letstorquebhp.com/calculator.asp

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    What did your's come to if you don't mind me asking Alex?

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    Looks pretty close to the money....

    Power at Flywheel (BHP) : 212
    Weight without Driver (KG) : 1588
    Power to Weight Ratio (BHP Per Ton) : 135.64
    0 - 60 (Secs) : 7.77
    0 - 100 (Secs) : 20.65
    60 - 100 (Secs) : 12.88
    Quarter Mile (Secs) : 16.16
    Terminal Speed (MPH) : 88.46
    Drag Strip Quarter Mile (Secs) : 15.96
    Drag Strip Terminal Speed (MPH) : 89.94

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    Power at Flywheel (BHP) : 193
    Weight without Driver (KG) : 1456
    Power to Weight Ratio (BHP Per Ton) : 134.68
    0 - 60 (Secs) : 7.84
    0 - 100 (Secs) : 21.23
    60 - 100 (Secs) : 13.39
    Quarter Mile (Secs) : 16.24
    Terminal Speed (MPH) : 87.47
    Drag Strip Quarter Mile (Secs) : 16.04
    Drag Strip Terminal Speed (MPH) : 88.94

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    I don't know if torque should be added or not.

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    Obviously there are a good number of variables that will affect those 'figures' - it doesn't take into account (specifically) the gearing of a car, differences between power delivery of petrol and diesel etc. etc. - but as an 'ish' set of figures, probably not to bad.

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    Very interesting thanks guys.

    Not much difference between your's & Duncan's really.

    When's Mike coming up with that turbo pressure booster? LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan
    Obviously there are a good number of variables that will affect those 'figures' - it doesn't take into account (specifically) the gearing of a car, differences between power delivery of petrol and diesel etc. etc. - but as an 'ish' set of figures, probably not to bad.

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    Can't agree more D. Only one way to find though!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ion
    Very interesting thanks guys.

    Not much difference between your's & Duncan's really.

    When's Mike coming up with that turbo pressure booster? LOL
    I've got a few things up my sleeve mate. The turbo box is way off at the moment.

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    Alex, where did you get the weight for your car? I've got it down as 1555.

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