I don't think the length of the race changes things. A bad launch in the 8th gen, would affect things. Assuming stock and acceptable launches in both, 8th gen walks away and 6th gen never catches up. 8th gen faster 0-60, 0-100, 1/4 mile, top speed. This is not a debate about which is a better car, simply faster. Just in case anybody is wondering, I like the 6th gen better, but to bet on one aginst an 8th gen in a stock race would be foolish.
I would expect a lighter car with 40hp more to be quicker.
What do the 5.3L cars run the quarter in?
Bone stock the b-bodies were low 15s with a few sneaking into high 14s, a few boltons will net 13s easily. The fastest full 6th gen went 12.3. I doubt there are many fwd cars quicker than that even with engine mods.
So about two months ago I had my first ever actual race. It was against one of my friends. He drives an Iroc-Z with muffler delete and I beat him by about 7 car lengths. Last night at a wedding, a drunk kid walked up talking shit to me about how he bet $500 he could kick my ass in a race. I had...
Lets just say the impala won!!! Fastest time 9.55 to 9.62 in the 1/8th mile. I dont know if thats a good time but i hear the camerys have a faster 0-60time. so im pretty pumped!. Only mod k&n cold air intake
I send a general inquiry to duraflex to make a bumper lip for the impala that look good like pic
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but I think if more people send a email to request to make a lip that look like the pic there will be a chance that they will make it
the make one...