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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

SRT8 only naturally aspirated SUV of the three so not quite fair comparison...at least my roof doesn't leak like the RR did last night!
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Old 03-20-2013, 11:57 AM
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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

Does anyone know the episode number? I just found that Comcast has the show 'on demand', but they are not always up to date. And, they often leave out the 'first aired date'.


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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

Wow, that sucks. I always thought the sport was a tad slower than our rigs. Great. Now I know the few mustard sniffers in town can take me in their RR's.

If the 2014 RR sport loses as much weight as the standard RR, we are going to be even further behind. And not to sound like a hater, but its time Ralph takes his gloves off and slaps the shit out of the these foreigner rides. At this point and the cost of the current '14 Jeeps, I dont think Chryco could design a turbo'd or SC engine and make it affordable where people could still say the Jeep is 30K less and has comparable performance.
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Watching it today TiVo it last night. The SRT should kick some ass.


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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

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Does anyone know the episode number? I just found that Comcast has the show 'on demand', but they are not always up to date. And, they often leave out the 'first aired date'.


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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

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Wow, that sucks. I always thought the sport was a tad slower than our rigs. Great. Now I know the few mustard sniffers in town can take me in their RR's.

If the 2014 RR sport loses as much weight as the standard RR, we are going to be even further behind. And not to sound like a hater, but its time Ralph takes his gloves off and slaps the shit out of the these foreigner rides. At this point and the cost of the current '14 Jeeps, I dont think Chryco could design a turbo'd or SC engine and make it affordable where people could still say the Jeep is 30K less and has comparable performance.
I was thinking the same thing...they shed over 400 lbs of the HSE, so if the Sport receives the same trim down, the SRT is in trouble for the near future.
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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

that show sucks... the whole thing is a joke and those guys are clowns. itd be alot more interesting if they actually showed them comparing the suvs instead of making the whole thing a spoof.
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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

that was the RR supercharged version folks.....
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that was the RR supercharged version folks.....
yea it was the sport edition supercharged, the escalade was supercharged as well
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Re: Top Gear features the srt8!

that was a $90k+ escalade, not a fair comparison
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that was a $90k+ escalade, not a fair comparison
lol and it was still the absolute worst of the bunch!
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