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Posted: 3/14/2006 3:43:11 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/14/2006 3:44:32 PM EDT by VoodooChile]
The Corvette owns the WRX in the straights but the Subie driver does a nice job of trying to make it up in the corners..


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Link Posted: 3/14/2006 4:20:17 PM EDT
As much as I was rooting for the scooby, the vette wasnt pushing it very hard. No tail wag and wasnt coming outa the corners very hard IMO>
Link Posted: 3/14/2006 4:24:17 PM EDT
Kinda waiting for a crash, or an ending, or something.
Link Posted: 3/14/2006 4:39:06 PM EDT
I'm no pro, but the Vette driver was definitely an amateur. His lines weren't very consistent and I kept wincing when he kept going over the roll curbs in the turns. Every SC'ed Vette I've seen was treated as a show car.
Link Posted: 3/15/2006 1:36:28 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/15/2006 1:40:14 PM EDT by AR-15Fan]
I'm not sure I believe that was a supercharged Z06 either, it pulled away about like a stock one should have IMO...
Link Posted: 3/15/2006 8:33:35 PM EDT
If that vette had FI he sure wasnt driving it hard.
Link Posted: 3/16/2006 3:33:16 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/16/2006 3:34:10 AM EDT by drfcolt]
Are you sure that 'Vette was a Z06?

I tried to see, but I thought I saw a hatch-back, which would have made it 350BHP/365ft-lbs stock C05 verses 405BHP/400ft-lbs for the Z06.

The S/C, of course, would have upped those ratings.

Doesn't matter, it should have been able to handle the WRX with no problems.
Link Posted: 3/20/2006 3:22:44 PM EDT
Not a Z06. At 5:49 you can clearly see a hatch window and their are no side rear brake vents. A stock Z06 would've done better on that track against the sti. Also I don't believe that vette was supercharger but who am I to say.
Link Posted: 3/20/2006 3:29:03 PM EDT
Where did that kid in the subaru learn how to drive ??
Get excited about beating the vette" and all of a sudden all the racing lines are gone.
You can guess what the tires look like.
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