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      03-19-2007, 06:23 PM   #23
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I think I understand a little bit about business. I've had my own in one form or another for over 30 years. But thanks for the explanation.

At least Shiv gave me a courtesy laugh. Comedy club here I come.

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      03-23-2007, 12:21 PM   #24
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How much more economic do you want it? 50hp of $1300! $26 per HP. That is one of the most economic performance upgrade I have seen. Check the M3, around $600 for an Intake and less than 15Hp? that would be $40 per Pony (HP). I don't know, but maybe I am wrong. However, I still think it is pretty cheap. 50Hp and 70 Torque for 1300 ist sehr gut!
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How much more economic do you want it? (...) 50Hp and 70 Torque for 1300 ist sehr gut!
I'll gladly pay $900 for 30HP and 40lbft at the wheels. Don't need this much extra power, so why pay for all of it?
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Dirt cheap: $13 per lb/ft of torque.
Sweet. Can I get 38 and a half lb/ft.?
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      03-24-2007, 01:02 PM   #27
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Any word on when/how much the price increase is going to be? I don't get my car in the US until mid-June, so I'd rather wait to order if the price increase is small.
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Hey Shiv,

How about a ****** that doesn't improve HP/TQ or performance at all for only $200??

OR..........a REcede that lowers performance (although not by much) for $50.
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      03-24-2007, 05:35 PM   #29
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If he is selling out @ $1,300 why would he make a cheaper version? Maybe in a few years when sales drops.
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