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Old 08-19-2003, 08:40 PM   #11
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I'm not sure how fast I've gone... speedo is limited to 200kph.... I passed my friend who was doing 220kph.... I didn't pass him very fast, but I did pass him.

Converted to mph... that'* about 137mph, and the engine was just in the redline.
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I'm not sure how fast I've gone... speedo is limited to 200kph.... I passed my friend who was doing 220kph.... I didn't pass him very fast, but I did pass him.

Converted to mph... that'* about 137mph, and the engine was just in the redline.
What is the speed rating of your tires?
RATING
km/h mph
G 90 56
J 100 62
K 110 68
L 120 75
M 130 81
N 140 87
P 150 93
Q 160 99
R 170 106
* 180 112
T 190 118
U 200 124
H 210 130
V 240 149
W 270 168
Y 300 186
ZR over 300 over

Most car mfgs limit the speed of their cars by the OE tires they install
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ZR'* are 149mph +

All those numbers are only a sugestion... kinda like the 'speed limit' and the 'stop sign' only a myth..

So how do they test that?
ok bob your up run 200mph.. ***looks*** um... ok Jimbo 190mph... lol
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I'v done 25 kms after the HUD reset.
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