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Old 05-28-2010, 01:24 AM   #17
JTninja
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Originally Posted by kuksul08 View Post
Question for you guys. I heard that these race cars, the M3 for example, really holds very little in common with the street version aside from the general body shape. It has a different engine, a tube chassis, trans axle drive train, etc. Does anyone know the extent of the similarities or differences?
You're explaining a Grand-Am car. They run Tubes.

A great example is the GT1 Corvette C6R. A lot of technology was taken off that racecar, and put into the more recent C6 models, as well as a lot of the ZR1s development. Corvette Racing is GMs marketing tool
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