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    My car made 180 mph on the rollers today !

    As above.

    Shame it couldn't do that on the road though.

    180 mph at 7500rpm

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    mph or bhp ?

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    The needle just shoots off the clock on the rollers. Mine did that at the first Regals RR.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tjzac
    mph or bhp ?
    No the car only made 197 bhp at 7500rpm. Apparently it can only make around 160mph on the road at 6600rpm.

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    Its bound to go faster on the rollers, there is no wind resistance.
    Defend Freedom. You are the resistance!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shane_SRi
    Its bound to go faster on the rollers, there is no wind resistance.
    Exactly, by the way i know this.
    Just bored at home thats why i posted this irrelevent post. Perhaps i shouldn't drink so much and get a life.

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    ummm cool. thats useful
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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