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I got to drive one of the V6 versions with a 6spd...which are supposed to have 300+ HP of their own. I felt like I was driving my mom's Toyota Avalon. Most vague 6spd I've ever shifted. The power delivery was pure meh. No torque...I could not believe this thing supposedly had that much power. It sucked.
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This has been interesting...I guess I assumed by the torque curves and hp numbers that he new SS would be fantastic in a straight line. Admittedly, the V6-auto that I rented felt unimpressive to me, but I attributed it to being used to 18G power delivery ("little bit-little bit-OMGHEREIGO!!!")
So a last-gen-SS, with LS1, is comparable or quicker? Seems weird, (even allowing for putting on 3-400 pounds), if there's really 100hp more on tap. I'll defer to the majority, since I have never driven an SS.
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I think on paper the new camaro is faster, but the old camaro ss was under rated from the factory. My buddy has a stock 01 ss and he puts down 325 rwhp and runs mid 13s on street tires. He has beaten many stock camaro ss(new) but it may be the driver mod.
2013 WRX SWP Sedan 1600 miles!
i raced new camaro (the toy looking one)
camaro guy start playing his car around me. he race and then brake. he wanted to test out his new camaro.
his girl friend lower the black window and smile on me. 3 way lane were empty and next we were waiting for the green light to come on. he did launch his car but i just race my car (no launch) i went to max speed 70.
i smoked him really bad. he was way behind me and then he turn left.
mine is hatch 2013 cobb stage 2 (my first race )
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i owned wrx not sti
if my english is bothring you then you can learn my language and stop ****ing about it
what the **** make you think english make you more inteligent
if it does then go buy mustang
not mishimoto or sushipingon
i am sick and tired of ****ing bad english
i tried hard to post with no mistakes
can you try hard to understand
once I drained my motor oil out of my wrx, I replaced the engine oil with pure manatee oil. I then strapped my car to the dyno, and I saw 444 HP out of an otherwise completely bone stock wrx at the rear wheels. Then I went out and smoked a gallardo and a bunch of honda civics. I gave some civics a shot at a race because you never know right? But some of them that had really nice paint I said not a chance, Im not even going to waste my gas on you clown doggie.
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I have a Stage 3 modified WRX that goes like hell and is super fun to drive. There's a yellow SS in my town that I've seen driving around. I usually hear it drive by when I'm getting gas. I would love to meet up with with it at a light. I'm not certain if I would demolish him or he would demolish me or an even race. Either outcome - it would be a fun experience!
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