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      10-03-2008, 08:34 PM   #1
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Vorsteiner Ti Exhaust Dyno?

Anyone seen a dyno from VRS? I dont worry too much about exhaust systems and HP gain but I also dont want any losses.

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      10-03-2008, 09:42 PM   #2
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Highly unlikely that there would be any losses. They test these systems prior to release, and such a thing would ruin their reputation.

I, too, am seriously interested in this system since it offers significant weight reduction, and would like to see dyno results as well.
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Highly unlikely that there would be any losses. They test these systems prior to release, and such a thing would ruin their reputation.

Hence why I am curious why there have been no Dyno results posted.

For the price the weight savings and quality (at least in pics) looks very attractive.

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Hence why I am curious why there have been no Dyno results posted.

For the price the weight savings and quality (at least in pics) looks very attractive.

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Good news Jason, Vorsteiner will be doing a baseline vs. exhaust dyno in a couple of weeks as soon as these are shipping out.
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Good news Jason, Vorsteiner will be doing a baseline vs. exhaust dyno in a couple of weeks as soon as these are shipping out.
Good news....! Although shouldnt that have been done during the R&D phase?

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An educated guess leads me to believe they rushed this system out just to gain market share with the titanium system with added weight reduction.

That being said I do not believe they did any extensive R&D in terms of performance given they have no performance figures other than weight.
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