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Re: Mustang...Spitfire???

To: "Paul J. Burr" <>
Subject: Re: Mustang...Spitfire???
From: Aaron Johnson <>
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 1999 12:43:28 -0700 (MST)
Cc: Shawn Loseke <>, "Dr. Faustus" <>, Joe Curry <>, Kai Radicke <>, Spitfire List <>, Triumph List <>
> OK, how do you explain the Viper,  the new Corvette, and the '99 Mustang
> Cobra? They'll paste just about anything euro or Asian to a wall, and
> usually at about half the cash outlay. And, the old saw about American
> muscle cars only being straight line performers doesn't apply any more.

I guess you've never seen a viper try to haul itself down from 150mph a
few times in a row.  after about 7 laps at the old stapleton race track
they would have to come in for two reasons, overheating and brake fade.
That's a sports car if i've ever seen one.


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