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      04-01-2013, 03:47 AM   #1113

Drives: fat cars are still boats
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: compensating a fat car with horsepower is like giving an alcoholic cocaine to sober him up.

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I've been bragging about how crucial the low weight is for the car dynamics and fuel economy, hence emissions, but if the intention is to build a car one can use with the minimum level of comfort outside the track and even on a daily basis that low weight can't be achieved at the expense of the essential car interior features and functionality. The Alfa Romeo 4C I think is at the very minimum of what is acceptable and enough to take it clearly apart from what make the Lotus useless outside the track:

Last edited by GoingTooFast; 04-01-2013 at 08:23 AM.