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Old 10-11-2010, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by GLH
I'd be careful about quoting magazines for speeds I have no idea what it quotes my baby Lambo but I know what it does... Stable as everything at all sorts of speed and IT DOES go over 200 (but I didn't feel like taking a picture...)... Bone stock.
I absolutely agree, that is exactly why I said where I got the #s from. As much as I wish I had personally experienced it for myself, I haven't. I just didn't want to disagree with someone without citing some sort of reference.
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Oh! I do have a 1971 MGB thatll run 101mph GPS!!!
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Old 10-11-2010, 08:44 PM
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I had a CL65 and took it to "street tire night" at our local dragstrip a few years back Totally stock ran an 11.81. Now I have my second SL65. Installed Renntech's upgrade when I got it and absolutely love the torque. These 65's are animals from 60 to 150
I remember your post about that.. didn't you set low qualifier and were just on your way to dinner and stopped in for a pass
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Maybe you have topped out an unrestricted M6, but I find it very believable that an M6 would easily go 180.

I did some "googling", and found a couple of sites claiming they would do over 200. I dont know of I believe that though, considering a 599 GTO with 661 HP will only do 208mph.

Here is what wikipedia had to say:
The new BMW M6 concept made its debut at the 2005 Geneva Motor Show. It is based on the BMW E63/E64 6-Series, introduced in 2004. It shares the same 5.0 L V10 S85 engine and SMG III gearbox with the E60 M5, and produces 514 hp (383 kW) / 520 Nm (380 lbft).

BMW claims it accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.4 seconds (0-60 mph: 4.1 s [Road & Track [2/06]) and has an electronically limited top speed of 155 miles per hour (249 km/h). With the limiter removed, the top speed can reach 205 miles per hour (330 km/h).

You do know Wikipedia is all user generated content right? I just think that the M6 is heavy and not real aerodynamic so 180-200 mph just seems a little high. A 599 with more HP and better aerodynamics makes for a better case for 200 mph cars.
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Yeah he could have been blowing smoke as I told him I had never driven a car like that. Hell I didn't even know the M series existed before that day.

But I do appreciate you telling me what to stick to, what to say how to think how to act, I mean I've learned SO much from you...
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I remember your post about that.. didn't you set low qualifier and were just on your way to dinner and stopped in for a pass
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Old 10-12-2010, 10:36 AM
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Originally Posted by packinair
I remember your post about that.. didn't you set low qualifier and were just on your way to dinner and stopped in for a pass
Yes - lol
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