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Old 10-23-2002, 23:43   #1 (permalink)
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What power war - 700kW and 320kmh MG!





MG has unveiled its new supercar at this week's Birmingham Motor Show. With one model said to deliver 700kW and 320kmh, the XPower SV is being evaulated for a 2004 Australian release.


Read more at drive.com.au
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Old 10-23-2002, 23:52   #2 (permalink)
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i dunno about this one....

700kw and that kinda styling does seem a bit much...
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Pity it looks so disgusting that you can only drive it around at night otherwise you are too ashamed. Whats the price quota, $300-400G? If a 430kW can do 300km/h why can't that thing do about 450-500km/h....
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Yes it makes 700kw, but with a little help from Nitrous Oxide.

http://www.mg-rover.org/articles/showart.php?ArtID=315
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Rover MG is owned by a pom company
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Old 10-24-2002, 06:41   #7 (permalink)
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and the best part of it?

320 kmh with british build quality holding the car together.

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If a 430kW can do 300km/h why can't that thing do about 450-500km/h....
A little something called aerodynamics gets in the way.
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and the best part of it?

320 kmh with british build quality holding the car together.

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Isn't Escorts a Pommy car?
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In which I have shares in..

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