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WASABI
10-03-2002, 10:06 AM
see for yourself ... which one did you put your money on?

http://videos.hotbimmer.com/c5_vs_m3.avi

Jon@Bimmersport
10-03-2002, 03:52 PM
awesome vid...i knew the vette wud pull thru....those are pure straight line speed! was it a convertable or coupe or hardtop? any1 know? i'd like to see one of a z06 now! i love the sounds of those v8s

330DTM
10-03-2002, 11:12 PM
That E46 M3 was wheelspinning so much off the line.
Damn.....no wonder he had a bad start

Rolled_Out
10-03-2002, 11:14 PM
Interesting...once again, me n brian have raced C5's numerous times, we have won jsut as much as we have lost. It ALL depends on the driver... we even ran an OLDDD OLDDDDDD OLDDDDDD guy it was so funny, the m3 took him and he said "shit that thing is fast, i wanted to get one but went with this instead" oh well, both are great cars, the only thing is, i don't want a car thats made out of plastic.. *smoke* *smoke*

Jon@Bimmersport
10-04-2002, 07:19 AM
corvettes are made out of fiberglass...not plastic

Rolled_Out
10-04-2002, 07:23 AM
Originally posted by E46_lover
corvettes are made out of fiberglass...not plastic
yes i know, im just saying... thats not very good!!!!

Jon@Bimmersport
10-04-2002, 07:35 AM
oh...well it is in a few ways...its very light...thats the only advantage i can think of..the rest are all disadvantages! hey have u guys ever noticed, every day in the summer around mississauga...i see at least 20 vettes? and they arent the same ones

mkgino
10-04-2002, 07:40 AM
Same can be said about the E46 M3 downtown, I would see a hundred a day!

Jon@Bimmersport
10-04-2002, 07:42 AM
at least the m3 convertables dont come with an AUTOMATIC only option

moerom
10-10-2002, 12:45 AM
Those Vettes pull hard. The power well of the LS1 engine is pretty deep. However, most of the C5 drivers I see are women or old men. There are a few who actually know what they are driving and know how to drive them. Stock C5's are pulling low 13's in the quarter, with excellent drivers, which puts them on par with the E46 M3. However, anyone who has sat in one of those things can see plainly that it is all plasticy (except for the seats, very nice and plush), and somewhat reminiscent of the Fbody interiors!

moerom
10-10-2002, 07:25 PM
///M3 anyday of the week!