I thought the same thing looking at Willow Springs layout. Looks like a pretty fast track with only 9 turns in 2.5 miles and a few of those turns high speed sweepers or kinks. That would favor the higher hp car.Mark said:I think we will continue to see the two cars post similar times with the winner being decided by which track/layout is more conducive to each car's very different gearing and powerband.
YepBill Pemberton said:Driving a Viper ACR , and having been in a couple of GT 500s, I really think a sorted out " Track Key " Boss will outrun a GT500 on most tracks. It doesn't push as bad, no heat soak like GT500 ( as Cloud 9 suggested ) , and it is just more tossable. I believe the lighter weight and high revving engine would make it stronger on alot of tracks. I know one item we saw with the GT500s at some track events was brake fade -- hauling down alot of mass. The Boss just has the balance , the engine flexibility, the ...............oh, hell , talking to the choir.
Cloud has run both and ............seems he prefers an Orange Crush.
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