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    HORSEPOWER VS TORQUE: WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?

    My Falcon family heritage: XY V8 Falcon 500, XYGT, XBGT, XC 351 GS, XD 4.1 Spack, EF wagon, AU Wagon, AU2 Wagon, AU2 XR8, BA XR8, BF XR8, FG XR6, Lucky last: Sprint 8. Oh wait, AU3 XLS Marlin Ute!

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    And this kiddies, is why ultimately Horsepower is what makes you feel good.

    Because while torque allows you to do work, horsepower determines how quickly you do it.
    My Falcon family heritage: XY V8 Falcon 500, XYGT, XBGT, XC 351 GS, XD 4.1 Spack, EF wagon, AU Wagon, AU2 Wagon, AU2 XR8, BA XR8, BF XR8, FG XR6, Lucky last: Sprint 8. Oh wait, AU3 XLS Marlin Ute!

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    Which is why dyno-queens win all the races.......oh wait.....
    A velocitatem terram

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    I'm devastated, my old EB 5.0 has bee surpassed by the power and torque of a modern 2.0 diesel...

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    Quote Originally Posted by jpd80 View Post
    I'm devastated, my old EB 5.0 has bee surpassed by the power and torque of a modern 2.0 diesel...
    Only took them the best part of 30 years haha


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