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Old 09-05-2003, 00:27   #1 (permalink)
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Can some of you guys help me out here if yas could :D

Hey guys,
im currently in a heated discussion at work about our cars, i have a fully stock EL Futura sapphire series2 and he has a VN commodore body with a VR holdne motor in he reckons hes car would smash mine,
now on paper mine says
power 157Kw@4900rpm
and hes says 130Kw@4800 rpm
now hes motor has recently gone and been fully rebuilt about 2 months ago so ?? and they are both autos, im trying to work out the horsepower of both the cars and one know of somewhere i can get like a converter on the net or something so i can find out the horsep[ower??
thanks guys much appreciated for some feed back and a converrter thing :D
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Old 09-05-2003, 00:30   #2 (permalink)
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157/.745

130/.745 should make the horsepower figures
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Old 09-05-2003, 00:37   #3 (permalink)
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so just divide the kw's by the .745? too easy eh, thank you
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does 210 Hp for me falcon and 174hp for hes bomb sound right?
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do a search on download.com for master converter, it will convert anything
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Old 09-05-2003, 00:53   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Can some of you guys help me out here if yas could :D

my brother drives a VR berlina....

we met up with a friend who owns an EF falcon (dunno whether engines in EF-EL are different)

3 runs....

VR Berlina out on top.

but that may be just because he had exhaust, but who knows, he did kick arse by a fair bit.
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Re: Can some of you guys help me out here if yas could :D

The T700 auto which the Commodores run is a better geared box IMO - he should win, but not "smash" you.
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it should be close between them.
i've kept up with a VS commodore (152kw???) when my car was running on LPG.
i KNEW the driver so he was trying
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EFFalcon not on public roads i hope !!!!! he he
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the vn should just get you as its a bit lighter
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