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      07-20-2011, 11:32 AM   #1
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c55 AMG vs. E92 M3....

Had a couple quick runs with a C55 AMG. Both of us had a passenger.

His 2nd gear seemed tall and by 3rd he started slowly creeping ahead. Asked about mods but said he was stock.

Does this sound right?

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No. Look at the trap speeds.
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C55 = 105mph
E92 = 113mph

Yeah.... something doesn't add up.
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If comparing stock cars, the m3 is def. faster than a c55.
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A C55 AMG is no where near as fast as an E9x M3. He's got something under the hood, whether it be a chip or something.
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A C55 AMG is no where near as fast as an E9x M3. He's got something under the hood, whether it be a chip or something.
That's what I was thinking....
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unless c55 is SC'ed, there is no way he is gonna pull on you
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Or maybe you are shifting too slow?
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C55 = 105mph
E92 = 113mph

Yeah.... something doesn't add up.
I'd say

C55 - 107
M3 - 111

I've never seen a stock E92 go faster than 111, but they do have it in them if the conditions are PERFECT

On the contrary, the slowest i've ever seen a C55 go is 105. I'd say the actual average is around more around 106.5

Keep in mine the W210 E55's- competed with E39 M5's- are heavier cars have gone 13.2@105 stock.

This race was right. Torque got you down low but you began to creep away.
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