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post #32 of (permalink) Old 09-24-2014
blkandgud
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Originally Posted by Blazin72 View Post
I think people have gotten used to expecting 10% power increases like we've beein seeing over the last 15 years....

I didn't. We already had a 420 HP engine in 2014 and the Boss was rated at 440. I was expecting 430-440 HP and we got exactly that. People are kidding themselves if they thought they'd get 450+ from the GT alone. I still don't expect a number close to 450+ anytime soon, honestly, except for the special editions. Besides 2011, we've always gotten marginal increases for the GT. Nothing super drastic. The biggest was 260-300 from 2004-05. Even 09-10 was only 15 hp.

What I wasn't expecting, however, was the weight. Considering all the rumors of the 200-300lbs diet.


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