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Originally Posted by Reaper930 View Post
to get back out on that race track and put foot to ass and take over like they did in the end days of Can Am.
I want to see a 2009 917 with modern day: fuel injection, turbo technology, inter cooler technology, and the same weight that it had back then (no b.s safety crap.... and no lawyers either).

How about 997/934 tribute car with one turbo and weighing in a 2,500 lbs?

What about a Real 550 tribute car (could be based off the Boxter) with no interior, a GT-3 RS motor, and tipping the scales at 2,200 lbs (don't tell me it cant be done with technology today)

I will never know why the good old days of super cars are dead, but I do know that I will never forget the real from the fake. Todays cars from all manufacturers are a shell of what they used to be as far a quality of materials and imagination it concerned (who gives a rats ass about a Cayenne GTS???). If you think Porsche is the only one your wrong- Don't tell me that you think a 2008 Ferrari 430 has as much magic that the 512 TR did just a decade and a half earlier? Of course its faster through technology and a great car, but it is not half the Ferrari that the 512TR was.
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