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Old 06-18-2012, 04:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Needsdecaf View Post
I suspect two things in this data:

1) weights for published cars.
2) AWD launch advantage.

The AWD launch advantage can't be overlooked.

I think those two things are skewing the calculations a bit.
I'm not privy to their data sources and/or formulas, so please take my comments at face value.

1) These are the measured test weights. Which one(s) look wrong?
2) The theory is AWD affects elapsed time, but not trap speed. I think the RWD Dinan F10's are hitting the same trap speeds.

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