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      08-27-2009, 09:24 PM   #1
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Acceleration comparison videos: 135i vs. 370z vs. CaymanS vs. S2000



135i wins them all.
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      08-28-2009, 01:44 PM   #2
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      08-28-2009, 01:49 PM   #3
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      08-28-2009, 01:51 PM   #4
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that is why we love the 1er(second to none). great find!
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      08-28-2009, 01:53 PM   #5
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Deceiving clip. Watch how the Cayman stumbles off the line. Did he do this purposely?
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      08-28-2009, 02:04 PM   #6
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i noticed the 370z also got the jump on the 135i initially too. Bad driving?
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      08-28-2009, 02:09 PM   #7
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Deceiving clip. Watch how the Cayman stumbles off the line. Did he do this purposely?
I was going to say the same thing..

If that Cayman had the same launch as the 135i it would have won hands down.
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      08-28-2009, 03:05 PM   #8
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I was going to say the same thing..

If that Cayman had the same launch as the 135i it would have won hands down.
InsaneSkippy,

Got to disagree here. The 135i driver miss-shifted 2-3 gear. If he hadn't there's no way the Cayman would of got past until the 135i hit the limiter.

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      08-28-2009, 03:55 PM   #9
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I concur, I have raced my neighbour in his cayman S and in a straight line. I am a car lenght at least in front. Probably a different story on the track....
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      08-28-2009, 04:54 PM   #10
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Very weird competition. The driving looked completely sloppy. Sometimes it looked like the cars were going from a slow roll, other cars launched. The 1er driver either missed a gear or was trying to double-clutch for some reason.
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This is entertaining if not informative. However, I like my sports cars to have superior handling ratings too. I'd like to see those comparisons on a bunch of twisties - wouldn't you?

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      08-28-2009, 06:09 PM   #12
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Different story against the new cayman s with pdk, with launch control, hp bump, I believe in all it shaved off .2 of a second to a 0-60 to 4.6s
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what's so surprise v6 TT wins v4 s2000?
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      08-28-2009, 07:06 PM   #14
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what's so surprise v6 TT wins v4 s2000?
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135i would outgun any of them in a straight line. Even more so with better tires. Then you have to think about how cheap and easy it is to get power on the I6 TT!
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      08-29-2009, 05:42 PM   #16
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what's so surprise v6 TT wins v4 s2000?
what..?
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      08-29-2009, 05:50 PM   #17
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      08-29-2009, 05:53 PM   #18
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never put any credibility in those best motoring vids.... i mean look how different the times were for the 135i in just those three runs
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never put any credibility in those best motoring vids.... i mean look how different the times were for the 135i in just those three runs

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      08-31-2009, 10:20 AM   #21
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... The driving looked completely sloppy. ...
The driving on that show is always sloppy or at the very least, inconsistent. It's entertainment with a little information sprinkled in - don't ever take the results too seriously.
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      08-31-2009, 12:35 PM   #22
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what's so surprise v6 TT wins v4 s2000?
not all engines are v you know!!
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