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post #7 of (permalink) Old 03-26-2012
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Originally Posted by brycerichert View Post
I've "heard" that it's because they didn't want to spring for higher performance tires so needed to limit it to the tires rating.

Now, this could be speculation, but it is a ford and they have been known to cut corners (cough, cough).

A 115 limit is pretty sad. Imagine the point-by's at the track!
The drive shafts have been known to fail around 130mph

Sometimes, I see cops with their backs turned writing tickets. When I drive by I can see them stick their heads up,and sniff the air,catching a whiff of exhaust and burning rubber,the crimson smell of speed,telling them a Race Red Mustang is somewhere nearby!

2012 Race Red GT, Kenwood Navigation system with Metra dash kit,GT500 steering wheel,Steering wheel buttons INCLUDING BT enabled,Takeoff leather seats with seat heaters.
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