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      03-04-2014, 02:57 PM   #23
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I'm aware of ITER, during my graduate studies I focused in plasma physics...

I wasn't not taking it easy in my reply, just noted some huge hyperbole. No offense intended. Cheers.
"Hyperbole is the use of exaggeration as a rhetorical device or figure of speech. It may be used to evoke strong feelings or to create a strong impression, but is not meant to be taken literally."

Notice that last part...and isn't "huge" hyperbole a bit redundant
Now...back to the awesome engineering feats in this thread
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"Hyperbole is the use of exaggeration as a rhetorical device or figure of speech. It may be used to evoke strong feelings or to create a strong impression, but is not meant to be taken literally."

Notice that last part...and isn't "huge" hyperbole a bit redundant
Now...back to the awesome engineering feats in this thread
Well if you want to go that route, I prefer and intended the simple Merriam Webster definition of hyperbole, "language that describes something as better or worse than it really is", also " extravagant exaggeration". It was huge hyperbole...
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wow!!!!! wonder what its like to ride in that car!!!!!
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I wonder how many G's it pulls on "take off" (lol). I might have missed it in the video, I'm at work right meow.
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That is Mach ~1.3 !!
Maybe it can achieve Mach 1.3 - but the exhaust note is not as pure as our S65's NA exhaust note - my guess is that the throttle response is also not as linear - and the steering feedback not as sharp as Servotronic...
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That is Mach ~1.3 !!
Maybe it can achieve Mach 1.3 - but the exhaust note is not as pure as our S65's NA exhaust note - my guess is that the throttle response is also not as linear - and the steering feedback not as sharp as Servotronic...
Plus - I forgot to mention - nowhere near as good of a DD as our E9x M3's....
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Maybe it can achieve Mach 1.3 - but the exhaust note is not as pure as our S65's NA exhaust note - my guess is that the throttle response is also not as linear - and the steering feedback not as sharp as Servotronic...
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Plus - I forgot to mention - nowhere near as good of a DD as our E9x M3's....
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Gives new meaning to BBK's
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