[thechat] gas prices..

Bob Davis bobd at members.evolt.org
Mon Apr 16 15:54:38 CDT 2001

On Monday, April 16, 2001, at 04:52 PM, martin at members.evolt.org wrote:

>> It's interesting to note that when folks with cars like mine replace 
>> the computer with a higher performance one (adding some 50-60 hp), 
>> they seem to get another 4-5mpg.  They use less throttle for the same 
>> power.  The turbo works a little harder, and the fuel management is a 
>> little better. I'll probably do it this spring (lusting over the 
>> thought of 300 hp on tap), so I'll know more later.
> Hoping the new car will have that same advanced computer...

The MTM computers (provide a *nice* increase in hp) seem to have this 
effect on my car. Might do it on yours too. (They're all turbos, right?)

>> Martin - did you get the new ride yet?
> 26th April is the projected date. BTO cars take a while...

Cool.  That should be a very fun car.

bob davis
bobd at members.evolt.org

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