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What's the most powerful car you have owned?

What's the most powerful car you have owned?

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DB89

698 posts

84 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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white_goodman said:
Veyron?
Very soon then since your already over 24?

Jasandjules

57,628 posts

134 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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I guess it has to be the one in my profile - 5.0 Chimaera. Fastest car I've owned too though she feels slower than my 4.0

leigh1050

1,577 posts

70 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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What I've got now vxr8 auto 378 h.p. at the wheels.

Troubleatmill

4,657 posts

64 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Current car Z06 505hp. It is sufficent.

TRUENOSAM

761 posts

75 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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My 330hp impreza wagon was my personal car.

The most powerful car I have driven can't be named here as its not yet in production smile
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Shinobi

3,332 posts

95 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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R32 GTR with a R34 engine, 730Bhp on the last rolling road I had.

Rediculously rapid and another level to any other car I have ever been in or driven.

nagsheadwarrior

2,484 posts

84 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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All of my cars bar my one £1800 splurge have been sub £1k so the best I can manage is-

Bmw 740se 286bhp

Boredom related purchase done to see what the biggest engined car I could find in December 11 for under a bag.

morgrp

3,906 posts

103 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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850 T5 - 400quid with a blown head gasket, rebuilt it, re-mapped, injectors, Garrett turbo, gas flowed - 306bhp at the wheels

Lowest power - 90bhp audi 80

IanA2

1,604 posts

67 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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SL60 400+. It goes a bit.

pauly87

54 posts

30 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Owned Mk1 Octavia Vrs 180bhp

Driven RS4 (not sure on bhp)

RemyMartin

2,941 posts

110 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Most powerful car was the first Impreza Turbo I owned, classic shape and 357bhp. Prior this this I had a 160-170bhp Renault 5 gt turbo and the Impreza felt other worldly fast compared.

Would love another one day.

StickBreitling

25 posts

31 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Current car, Ferrari FF, 651bhp. Truly licence threatening in every regard. Had the 533bhp Ferrari 612 before that.

GTIR

24,741 posts

171 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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300bhp Nissan Sunny (two door)

AnimalMkIV

609 posts

49 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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My current XK8 - 300bhp

AndyBrew

2,750 posts

124 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Nissan GT-R with Litchfield Stage 4 around 620hp and enough torque to worry Chuck Norris.

iacabu

923 posts

54 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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BMW 330ci - 231bhp, although my old zetec turbo Fiesta must have been similar

Fleckers

2,322 posts

106 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Until it died due to a van wanting the same bit of road in 1992 an Opel Manta with 289 Bhp at the read wheels

Until sprog 5 in 2004 jap import Scooby STi with 360 bhp at the wheels

Until 2009 when petrol prices were hurting my 80 mile each way work trip 402 bhp at rear wheels MG ZT-T SE 260

As you can see not standard cars and I still have the dyno prints from Torque Developments

Blayney

1,596 posts

91 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Just under 100bhp. I'm doing it wrong aren't I?

Nedzilla

2,362 posts

79 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Current car, GTR 580-590bhp

TuxMan

8,730 posts

143 months

Wednesday 4th December 2013
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Own , Noble M12 , 620bhp with the water meth on 520lbft of torque weighs in at 1150kg .

Pretty nippy biggrin