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97 960 Turbo... how do they compare to our good ol' P80s?

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Re: 97 960 Turbo... how do they compare to our good ol' P80s?

Post by theWIFES_S70 » Fri May 20, 2016 9:03 am

abscate wrote:When you drift a P80 around a corner the engine is facing forwards...
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Re: 97 960 Turbo... how do they compare to our good ol' P80s?

Post by 1337 » Fri May 27, 2016 2:06 am

abscate wrote:When you drift a P80 around a corner the engine is facing forwards...
More like... when my P80 understeers through a corner, at least the engine is going sideways.
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