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Old 05-31-2006, 01:36 PM   #1
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I "built" a gp gxp on there for a math class I am taking and look what I came across:

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Engine, 5.3L 5300 V8 SFI, Supercharged with Electronic Throttle Control (260 HP [193.9 kW] @ 5200 rpm, 280 lb.-ft [378.0 N-m] @ 3600 rpm)
Someone is mixing the 5.3 V8 with a Series III */C

http://www.pontiac.com/byo/selectOpt...lorOptions=27U
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Sure enough. It clearly says 260HP.
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thats great
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That'* what the Bonne needed.....................a */C 5.3

It would seem like it would surely put out more than 260 hp though
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That'* what the Bonne needed.....................a */C 5.3

It would seem like it would surely put out more than 260 hp though
you wanna talk about torque steer!
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That'* what the Bonne needed.....................a */C 5.3

It would seem like it would surely put out more than 260 hp though
you wanna talk about torque steer!
Just make sure ya kep BOTH nands on the wheel
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whaddaya think the salesman would say if i went to the dealer asking for the supercharged V8??

he would probably tell me to go next door and look at the Charger SRT-8 (both dealers are owned by the same peopke)
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