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Feb 6, 12:30pm - #392875 
Random question

A GTS has lift at very high rpms, better brakes, and 6 gears. When someone is just cruisn in a GTS, are they basically crusin in a GT since lift doesnt kick in until very high rpms (minus better brakes and the 6 speed)?

Also isnt a GTS auto have worse gearing so it is actually slower than a GT auto unless you are going up to the higher rpms?


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Feb 6, 12:35pm - #392876 
an auto GTS will eventually pass a GT. Also, the GTS torque does not come in until lift, and when it does it's only 5 more lb-ft than a GT. the gt torque comes in at 4200, so a GT can take a GTS off the line.


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Feb 6, 12:43pm - #392877 
when im cruisin im still in a gts.. just in 6th gear


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Feb 6, 12:57pm - #392878 
when i'm cruising in my porsche, isnt it like i'm in my civic because were both going 45 mph...

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Feb 6, 7:14pm - #392879 
lol wink

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Feb 6, 7:48pm - #392880 
Do GT owners have "S" envy?

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Feb 6, 8:53pm - #392881 
lol. So the engines are the same then at lower rpms? I just always see people say buy a GTS but the everyday driving just isnt that great if it is the same as the GT.


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Feb 6, 10:55pm - #392882 
Lift in 6 speed is great

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Feb 7, 9:08am - #392883 
Originally Posted by c_guillot
Lift in 6 speed is great


True. The rush of adrenaline is probably worth it.


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Feb 7, 11:03am - #392884 
everyday driving isnt as fun in the gts unless you have piece of shit civics thinking you're a gt...then its fun...HA HA HA...gay civics are everywhere in San Antonio


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