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Old 11-10-2012, 05:16 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by sea6speed View Post
If the guy driving the modded car knew anything about engineering he'd probably understand that retrofitting a substandard chassis is rarely as good as designing a purpose built machine from the ground up.

Lets not forget that mod money is completely pissed away. A garage full of exotic collector cars is going to hold value better than a bunch of stock cars hacked apart and modified.
This to the nth degree. You can't fundamentally alter a cars suspension geometry, only mildly adjust it. You most certainly won't find a car with lotus' double wishbone suspension setup in anything else, no matter how much modding you do.
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