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Originally Posted by JFairman View Post

These comparisons are all really apples and oranges.

However, what makes Bello's achievement pnenomenal (as Jon mentioned before), is that he is reaching his speed in ONE MILE, not at miles and miles of Bonneville, not on a 4 mile straight like the old mulsanne, and not at a huge oval like Talledega

'cool and interesting' is an understatement, lol
Definitely apples and oranges. The other situations listed are much more taxing on a car than <20 seconds of straight line acceleration. That being said, I'm definitely a Bello fan all the way back to his IDRC days with his first 964!
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