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      01-28-2006, 08:59 PM   #1
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Oh, by the way, am I supposed to lose against accord coupe V6...?
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Oh, by the way, am I supposed to lose against accord coupe V6...?
yeap....it has vtec! and yours don't!
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it would really depend if he has manual or you have auto, or
you have auto and he has manual or
if both have manual and
if you knows how to execute your torque properly and quickly or
if he knows how to execute his torque properly and quickly
and whos lucky that day!
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Oh, by the way, am I supposed to lose against accord coupe V6...?
That was my last car and trust me you have nothing to worry about... especially over 100 mph the bimmer will kill it.
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Not with a 330. A 325 could be close. The new Camrys will have 258 hp, so they may be troublesome if you get caught up in stoplight games.
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Yes, Japanese cars are light as hell. I wish German cars could keep down the weight generation after generation.
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while I definatly agree that the BMW is not a drag car by any means I think you guys are underestimating the 3. When it comes to a drag race all the BMW needs to win is space in most cases. The gears are extremly long meaning that you have to shift much less often saving precious time. The car might feel a little bit slugish but believe me by the time you are at 80mph - 150mph the japanese cars just cant keep up. Its an endurance race, all of the japanese cars that I have come across beat me to sixty no problem and then as we come up on 100mph there power is gone and there is acceleration turns to shit and the bmw just glides out ahead effortlessly. Its a thing of beauty when a car with less power, less displacement and more weight spanks another car.
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yeap....it has vtec! and yours don't!
umm the vtec in the accord is really crappy and doesn't kick in until higher up.

we have much more advanced engines.
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umm the vtec in the accord is really crappy and doesn't kick in until higher up.

we have much more advanced engines.
dang....i was being sarcastic........chill out!
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you will always loose to a honda accord when it comes to exclusivity!
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I bought my Accord V6 1 month before I got my 325i. I believe it cannot match the power of the EX v6 vtec. They both have pros and cons, but my 325 is just really freaking fun to drive. Its close though, that i wouldnt trade my accord for a bimmer. i believe for a very long drive, my accord is still much comfortable since its roomier.
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I bought my Accord V6 1 month before I got my 325i. I believe it cannot match the power of the EX v6 vtec. They both have pros and cons, but my 325 is just really freaking fun to drive. Its close though, that i wouldnt trade my accord for a bimmer. i believe for a very long drive, my accord is still much comfortable since its roomier.
Hell yeah an Accord V6 will take a 325i in a straight line. what's in that joint yous guys are pass'n around
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