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Old 11-06-2003, 11:39 PM   #11
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A well polished terd, or Geo Metro. Either way I've taken better looking craps
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Old 11-06-2003, 11:46 PM   #12
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That'* one of those cars that a heavy-set person drives.
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Old 11-06-2003, 11:51 PM   #13
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NOO JOKE: 3 cylinders 49 horsepower...
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Ya, from 1000 cc motor. Think of the fuel mileage.
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NOO JOKE: 3 cylinders 49 horsepower...

actually you are way off on the power figure, sry to say...
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It'* actually a Pontiac Turbo Firefly. Turbocharged 3 cyl madness, pretty quick actually.

I think it was a Canada only model...

Wow we're really lucky
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It'* actually a Pontiac Turbo Firefly. Turbocharged 3 cyl madness, pretty quick actually.

I think it was a Canada only model...

Wow we're really lucky
ding ding ding, we have a winner, this is a Pontiac Turbo Firefly, 993cc engine putting out 90 HP @ 5300 RPM, and 112 ft-lbs @ 3500 RPM, and in a car that weighs like 1500 lbs, not too bad... (and that hood scoupe, it'* factory, and it'* not ram air, it'* for the top mounted intercooler)
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well burgandy.. i was referring to a geo metro.. where those numbers would be correct. sorry smarty pants.
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Old 11-07-2003, 02:05 AM   #19
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It'* actually a Pontiac Turbo Firefly. Turbocharged 3 cyl madness, pretty quick actually.

I think it was a Canada only model...

Wow we're really lucky
ding ding ding, we have a winner, this is a Pontiac Turbo Firefly, 993cc engine putting out 90 HP @ 5300 RPM, and 112 ft-lbs @ 3500 RPM, and in a car that weighs like 1500 lbs, not too bad... (and that hood scoupe, it'* factory, and it'* not ram air, it'* for the top mounted intercooler)
Pretty crazy numbers! I still would say it'* a metro at heart too. I'm amazed they went through the work to turbo it to begin with. Are there any other differances in the car such as suspension?
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