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Originally Posted by steelertown View Post
I personally do not trust the reliability of a turbo 4 over a n/a v8. For these reasons I will get v8. I also don't really think a muscle car should sound like a civic.
Heard that a LOT back when the 4cyl imports started making an imprint in the car culture back in the '70s. None of the theory came to any fruition.

I was in Baldwin, Mo a week or so ago and a Taurus SHO, evidently modded at least with exhaust, took off from a light and it sounded like the worst fart I've ever heard! Like Sheet is an understatement!

Probably went like hell but ??

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