This is a discussion on 05 wrx vs.? within the Comparison: WRX vs World forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; Originally Posted by brfatal Enjoy your street racing :-P lol...
stock ms3 takes will pull a stock sti from a roll (top end, like over 100mph).
new cobalt ss tc almost put 2 sec on the new 08 sti on a road course that car and driver was using for testing.
average cobb stage 2 traps right around 100mph. with my driving fastest i went in stage 2 form is 14.2 at 97mph.
new cobalt ss in this months car&driver trapped 102, ms3 trapped 103 and new 09 wrx with the bigger turbo trapped 102 if i recall correctly.
its magazine racing but here's the article with latest tests for fairly inexpensive subcompacts
Cobalt SS v WRX, and 5 More Sport Compacts - Sedans/Comparison Test/Reviews/Car and Driver - Car And Driver
Last edited by scoobystas; 12-13-2008 at 07:53 AM.
here's the article about car and driver's "lightning lap"
The Lightning Lap, 2008 - Feature/Features/Classic Cars/High Performance/Hot Lists/Reviews/Car and Driver - Car And Driver
basically the cobalt spanked alot of higher priced cars around the track.