Edmunds Inside Line was nice enough to post a follow-up test with the electric Smart Car with a "Raptor tow" mod:
I read Edmunds Inside Line every day and I couldn't help but post this up.
0-30 (sec): 5.6
0-45 (sec): 11.4
0-60 (sec): 22.4
0-60 with 1-ft Rollout...
Click the link for full specs and such. It's gotta be one of the most heavily modified cars I've ever seen/read about. After all, it makes 2500 hp. The guy claims he has Michael Schumacher lined up for a test drive around the 'Ring, but...
All right, had to get this out there because it's been annoying the crap out of me.
I was pulling out of my parking spot in a parking garage as I was leaving campus for the day. As I was turning my car to go forward I hear this car going full throttle coming right at car from behind. I look in...
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So it seems that after the reprogramming, the car is now faster with the VDC on or off than it was before being reprogrammed.
Nissan offered to reprogram the cars so that people could use launch...
I'd say they have been:
It was an unfortunate victim of web message boards and news sites where people will tend to only say something if something has gone wrong, not if something has gone right...
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My first entry was about Motor Trend's recent article with their comparison test of 8 sport compact cars.
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That 370Z is looking REALLY nice. Porsche Cayman performance for 30-40 grand less in price! And from what Edmunds.com seems to think, better than the 135i. Granted, the 135i does do certain things better that other people may...