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      02-10-2011, 06:32 AM   #41
Second Lieutenant

Drives: 2010 LCI E92 335d M-Sport
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: UK

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Originally Posted by m1bjr View Post
FPO - RWD, RFTs and an open diff?

Hardly a surprise the little 4wd hatch thrashed you if so.
Well it was a surprise as a) it was dry and had no traction problems and b) Theres over 60 horses difference between us, plus I had a better power to weight ratio.

Stock Power to weight ratios:

8L S3 - 146 bhp / tonne

E92 335d - 170 bhp / tonne

Also the quattro on the 8L S3 was not permanent 4wd, it was an on demand system which primarily used FWD.

P.S. A friend of the families has owned almost every RS car Audi have produced. Starting with the RS2 - RS6, who cares about the numb handling with the power those figures put out.