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STRIP TEASED

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Motor;Dec2005, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article compares the gearings of the cars, WRX STi, Lancer Evolution and HSV Club sport. HSV Club Sports tall gearing pulls over 70km/h in first gear, then 115km/h in second. Third gear is where it hauls and the big six-litre is pumping hard and holds an advantage with monstrous top-end pull. Lancer Evolution's 7500rpm shift in second gear nets 100.8km/h, providing its amazing 0-100km/h of 5.0 seconds. It's still pulling hard in third gear and beats the STi at the 400m mark, in both time and speed.
ACCESSION #
19017440

 

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