Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Somewhere in NJ
Basically, they went from "gross" horsepower at the flywheel to SAE rating at the flywheel. Yes, they now use a complete accessory system and emission controls during the test. Don't forget the correction factor has a lot to do with the overall rating.
2008 Acura TSX (5AT)
2012 Honda Ridgeline RTL (w/Navi)
Ex toy: 1995 T-Bird LX - ALLEN supercharged, 2000 Mustang GT 4.6L PI engine, lot's of goodies...
12.74 @ 109.45 mph (BEST E.T. BEST MPH)
325 RWHP/380 RWTQ (SAE) on a dynojet
Tuned by Jerry W. from SCT