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#1 (permalink) Old 11-12-2004, 08:16 AM
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Yup, decided to push my little 328i and see what she could do. Had a nice long straight stretch and my foot decided to give the gas pedal a workout...

Unfortunately when I hit around 130mph the fuel cut out. What a buzz kill!!! I still had a whole lot of rev's to go (was only taching about 5500).

Looks like it's time for a bit of sharking. B)

Can't figure out why they put top speed limiter on cars...what's the point of making it so I can go 130, but NOT 145??? would there be a difference in the end result if I crashed at either speeds??

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