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      05-13-2011, 04:01 PM   #45
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Good god Drew, your M is a killer man. That is some serious HP out there. Just curious, how do you guys think that ESS system would do for the M on a road course like VIR?
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Awesome video, good editing too, almost looks professional =).
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      05-13-2011, 05:00 PM   #47
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rather have the 458 italia
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      05-13-2011, 05:34 PM   #48
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Cool vids.

Forum policy - no street racing videos... Must not apply to videos of US citizens in Mexico... . Yeah I know that policy is not very much enforced.
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      05-13-2011, 06:31 PM   #49
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rather have the 458 italia
Who wouldn't... if money were no object it would be the 458 over almost anything else for me. When money is an object, the M3 is amazing and not a bad second choice at all.
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      05-13-2011, 08:51 PM   #50
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Drew, your car is flying!!! How much difference is the vt625 to vt575?
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      05-13-2011, 10:14 PM   #51
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if the name means anything..50hp..?
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wow, i would never in my mind imagine a m3 ess vt625 kit would pull/be that close to a gtr p800. Those things are MONSTERS.

So happy the ferrari guy is actually driving the car the way it should be, I would do the same.

Cool video, i need a supercharger asap!
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      05-14-2011, 07:44 AM   #53
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Wow, I am impressed. I knew the ESS Supercharger made a difference, but never knew how much.
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      05-14-2011, 10:07 AM   #54
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if the name means anything..50hp..?
Sorry....i forgot to elaborate. What i meant is the difference in acceleration between both kit
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Wow, the M3 did not have a hard time running against any one of them.
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      05-14-2011, 11:28 AM   #57
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There are always someone who is faster , ferrari 458 vs 9ff porsche

http://www.youtube.com/user/m5boardd.../5/jl_VQksbxno
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      05-15-2011, 04:22 AM   #58
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I believe he was "south of the border".
looks like the 133 fwy in irvine
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      05-15-2011, 06:58 AM   #59
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So happy the ferrari guy is actually driving the car the way it should be, I would do the same.
Doing straight line drags

(I know what you mean though )
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      05-15-2011, 08:32 AM   #60
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      05-19-2011, 10:59 PM   #61
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So who won?











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      05-19-2011, 11:39 PM   #62
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There are always someone who is faster , ferrari 458 vs 9ff porsche

http://www.youtube.com/user/m5boardd.../5/jl_VQksbxno
If I could afford that 9ff, I think I'd try to run from the cops on purpose.
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      05-20-2011, 02:29 AM   #63
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i love seeing an m3 blow away a super car
I wouldn't exactly call the 458 a supercar.
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      05-20-2011, 02:30 AM   #64
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Drew's car is a beast!!
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      05-20-2011, 02:58 AM   #65
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I wouldn't exactly call the 458 a supercar.
I definitely would
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      05-20-2011, 03:58 AM   #66
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I definitely would
So basically we are now calling the entry-level Ferrari a "supercar"?

Yes the 458 is amazing, I drool over it. But it is not a supercar. A supercar is a Zonda, Koenigsegg, or Veyron.

Same goes for the GTR, it is not a supercar. Yes it is quick, but it is missing some main ingredients to be labeled a supercar. I hate how that word is just tossed around now.
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