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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by millsyd, Aug 4, 2006.

  1. millsyd
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    does a s3 have any chance, my mate has just bought a 02 plate m3 drop top (daddy's boy).
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    not really.
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    nope, not against a standard one, I've had some fun in the past and it wasn't as bad as I thought but unless their asleep you'll loose and it won't just be by a car length!
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    Is it a standard S3 ??

    Rain would make some odds against a chipped S3 i reckon :eyebrows:
    As a previous BMW driver i know how sketchy my 328 sport (with LSD) was in the wet - tail wagging etc. (good fun but not if you wanna go quick) Don't get me wrong i know how quick the M3 is in comparisson, but on the twisties i reckon the sure footedness of the S3 in the wet could keep it at bay (when chipped)?
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    I had a bit of fun with an M3 CSL the other night, he left me for dead off a roundabout on a dual carrige way but then he bottled it at just over a ton as the roads were a bit greasy, thats when the S3 came into its own!!!
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    probably realised he was in license losing territory...
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    yes my car is chipped i dont think he knows that up to 270+ and 400ft/lb that all ive done bar a dump valve and k&n pannle filter to the engine,
    he is only 21 or 22 his last car was a grey yarris on the front of fast car i done they sterio in it for him and been at max and other shows, now he goes and gets that.
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    coming soon to a hedge near you!!!!
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    Yep I just hope he has some respect for the fact it's a powerful RWD car, bad combination with young bloke!
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    that's what i thought, im a few years older than him. its alot of power for a young lad.
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    Woah! I nearly showed my BM the wrong side of a hedge a few times and that was about 110hp down on his, he needs to be real careful in the wet stuff. And he'll need a nappy if it snows!!
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