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      02-28-2012, 02:44 AM   #87
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Originally Posted by Danforz View Post
So then the car doesn't really go 0-60 in 4.7... he simply manipulated it, in a manner which cannot be consistently recreated, to do so.

I just don't get it. I was hoping this would be the video to settle but alas, no. These car companies are either using roll outs or some strange launch control instead of just giving the consumer actual 0-60 times. Its as if they're trying to get the most controversial number, not the most accurate.
BS - Revving the engine to 2000 rpm with brake pressed hard doesn't do jackshit to the car. Let us all get a lesson on how the damn torque converter works. Google would help