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post #1 of 33 Old 02-17-2010, 09:18 PM Thread Starter
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SRT8 v. x5

Which would win?

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post #2 of 33 Old 02-17-2010, 09:20 PM
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SRT-8 no doubt would win.

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Me and a buddy have been arguing about this a lot. I personally think the SRT8 would win over the BMW but I could be wrong. Anyone want to give their personal input. If we had the money we would both go buy a set and actually try it.... but unfortunately we dont have that kind of money lying around.
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x5 with what engine?? 3.5? or 4.4? but either way i think the SRT8 would win

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I think the SRT8 would win against the regular 3.5 and 4.4 X5. The X5M on the other hand might be a bit different outcome.

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I owned an Audi TT for awhile and recently just bought a bmw with that engine, its way faster.
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post #7 of 33 Old 02-18-2010, 01:18 PM
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i would say the srt8 would win for sure
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post #8 of 33 Old 02-19-2010, 07:54 PM
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I had an X5 4.4. It was pretty fast, but runs about the same numbers as my 5.7 Hemi. The SRT would probably smoke it. The 4.8 X5 could probably hang.

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post #9 of 33 Old 02-19-2010, 08:14 PM
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1/4 mile times

Jeep SRT8 13.2@104.1

BMX X5 4.4i 15.4@92

BMW X5 4.8 14.5@96

BMW X5M 12.5@108.5
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I read somewhere that the SRT8 beats a porsche cayenne turbo off the line i think the X5 would be in trouble, but then again the SRT8 is not designed for higher speeds like the BMW, so it depends on the race.
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^^^^ yea in JP mag

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1/4 mile times

Jeep SRT8 13.2@104.1

BMX X5 4.4i 15.4@92

BMW X5 4.8 14.5@96

BMW X5M 12.5@108.5
Nice stats posted.

The SRT8 GC should really be compared with the X5M version.

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An srt8 jeep with longtubes/catback and tune will run with that x5m for $30k less
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An srt8 jeep with longtubes/catback and tune will run with that x5m for $30k less
and 1000% less smug.
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post #15 of 33 Old 03-11-2010, 04:47 PM
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I had a x5 4.4 for a little while and now I have a 300c SRT8 which is just a hair faster then the JP SRT8, but the JP is fast as hell off the line. That X5 has no chance.

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