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      11-12-2012, 06:02 PM   #36
penguin_of_death
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Yep, I'm with Maestro and Isaac Newton on this.
For any given vehichle speed max acceleration occurs at peak power. But in a specific gear max acceleration occurs at maximum torque.

If the god like 'infinitely variable gearbox' was an option all you would care about is peak power.