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    Thread: Listen To A 1990 Benetton Ford Play Its F1 Symphony

    1. 08-09-2012 04:13 PM #1
      For those of you that have not heard or seen a benetton before, Enjoy

      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosworth

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      08-09-2012 05:06 PM #2

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      08-09-2012 05:16 PM #3
      That "Ford" is a Cosworth HB. FWIW lots of teams other than Benetton used the HB.

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      08-09-2012 05:59 PM #4
      amazing

      now how to get a mustang to sound like that, hmmmmm

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      08-09-2012 06:21 PM #5
      God damn you, laptop speakers!
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      08-09-2012 07:51 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by 71DubBugBug View Post
      amazing

      now how to get a mustang to sound like that, hmmmmm
      In all honesty you could do it for about $30k. Not with the HB but with something just as badass: a Hartley H1V8. It would sound pretty much the same except the mustang exhaust would be a little longer.

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      08-09-2012 08:32 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by Obin Robinson View Post
      In all honesty you could do it for about $30k. Not with the HB but with something just as badass: a Hartley H1V8. It would sound pretty much the same except the mustang exhaust would be a little longer.

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      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnvKCJia9jQ

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      08-09-2012 08:43 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by .:Ryan View Post
      Yep! That's the engine. basically two Hayabusa motors put together in a tiny V8. It is the closest thing you can get to an F1 engine for a street car. It's the same idea as the engine in this Radical SR8
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbmDKZ78MOU



      obin
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