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    RUF RTurbo Sports

    Any Info on this bad boy?


    Re: RUF RTurbo Sports

    Ron,
    I assume you have read the article in R&T, which is where that pic originated. In case you haven't, here are some specs:
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    The Rturbo Sport's twin-turbocharged flat-6 has been tweaked for better low-and mid-range performance, pumping out slightly less horsepower, 450, but more torque, 590 lb.-ft., peaking at a low 3000rpm. prices start at ~$200,000 Road & Track , June 2003. pgs. 50-51



    I do know that this particular car resides in the Western U.S. and is supposed to be the only one in the country.

    Greg A

    Re: RUF RTurbo Sports

    Thanks but I don't believe the Specs in the magazine are correct.
    This car is supposed to have more HP than the RTurbo and RTurbo already surpasses 500 HP. That's why I figured the info they provided wasn't that accurate.

    Re: RUF RTurbo Sports

    Ron,
    I see what you mean. I hadn't given it much thought at the time since it seems that Ruf always under-estimate their actual power anyway. I sent an email to Weissach. Let's see if they respond.

    Greg A

    Re: RUF RTurbo Sports

    Ron,
    I received another email from Ruf today. The email states that R&T's power figure is incorrect. Ruf doesn't make any 450hp conversions for the Turbo. It is 590hp.
    Greg A

    Re: RUF RTurbo Sports

    Thanks.

    I knew the information in the magazine didn't seem correct. 590 is more like it

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