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      02-28-2012, 12:26 AM   #1
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Akrapovic Evolution...sweet symphony

I figured some on here want to hear how this piece of perfection sounds. Enjoy

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I'm convinced this exhaust sounds a bit better with a 6MT.
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205 to 215 my man!

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Finally a good video of the Akrapovic Evolution on a 6MT car! I too am convinced that this exhaust sounds better on a 6MT compared to a DCT car!!!!
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Sounds great!
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Bubbles, is that the entire Akra exhaust or just the slip-on? THAT CAN'T BE JUST THE SLIP-ON.
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Evolution is the full exhaust.
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Evolution is the full exhaust.
Thank you.
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205 to 215 my man!

I figured I had to throw in a standstill start.

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Finally a good video of the Akrapovic Evolution on a 6MT car! I too am convinced that this exhaust sounds better on a 6MT compared to a DCT car!!!!
Good deal. I'm convinced it sounds different.

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Sounds great!
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Bubbles, is that the entire Akra exhaust or just the slip-on? THAT CAN'T BE JUST THE SLIP-ON.
Yep, the entire Akra Evol with sport cats.

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Phillynate,
Evolution is the full exhaust.
Yep.
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Love mine. I would swear that mine sounds nothing like that but the GoPro's mic is not so good.
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Love mine. I would swear that mine sounds nothing like that but the GoPro's mic is not so good.
Mine sounds like that, though

You have a DCT? The gearing is different.
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Mine sounds like that, though

You have a DCT? The gearing is different.
HAHA.

Nah, 6MT.
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HAHA.

Nah, 6MT.


Time to break that sucker in
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