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      06-13-2012, 10:00 AM   #45
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What's the purpose of a near 200 mph top speed and low 3 second 0-60 if it's not about straight line speed. I think that's the excuse given when the more expensive car loses. Cause you're not going around corners at near 200 mph speeds,(track or street). Granted, the 458 isn't -solely- about straight line speed but it's a big part of what makes a Ferrari a Ferrari.
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What's the purpose of a near 200 mph top speed and low 3 second 0-60 if it's not about straight line speed. I think that's the excuse given when the more expensive car loses. Cause you're not going around corners at near 200 mph speeds,(track or street). Granted, the 458 isn't -solely- about straight line speed but it's a big part of what makes a Ferrari a Ferrari.

And I answer the same thing to peolple who say it's stupid to try to make the M3 faster in straight line because the car was'nt made for that , the car was made for everything, not only to take curves!
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