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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-11-03, 06:00 PM Thread Starter
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biggrin Capa supercharged XR8

For those upset that they brought an XR8 and paid $6000 more than the faster XR6 Dont despare, after looking on the capa web site he is doing 380kw kit for $6990 and a 440kw intercooled kit (no price yet). For anyone who has driven a blown 8 you will be getting a wee bit excited about this. The good part about this is the gearbox in your XR8 will be able to handle this with just a clutch upgrade. The yanks have been supercharging this engine for years running crazy amounts of boost with times in the 10s for the quarter mile

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A 40yr old guy I work with got his ELXR8 Vortech Charged about 2 weeks ago from Marks Workshop in York.
I have to say Holy Sh*t
It bloody flies


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Its not he Box Im worried about!!!
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