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Re: How fast?

On Fri, 26 Sep 1997, Andy Haydock wrote:

> I have been looking over some of the Merkur pages and have read about Rick
> Byrnes attempting to do 211 mph.  Also I have read about Merkur XR4ti
> owners who have had their car up near 140 mph.  My question is could my 84
> Mustang GT Turbo ever go that fast?  My speedometer isn't much help, it
> only goes up to 85.  Now I am not saying that I ever want to go 140mph am I
> just curious if that is a possiblity.  
Very hypothetical question, and a hard one to answer.  But I was jus gonna
say that motorsport has or had high mph speedos for every fox chassis
stang.  But i doubt your car could do it stock.  Not aerodynamic enuff and
not enuff power.

->71 Pinto stonestock 2.3 EFI Turbo T5, 13.67@99 on generic radials
->86 Escort..12.06@57 1/8th mile:) ..but gets me where I gotta
go..sometimes<----turbo soon to come.Stay tuned for details