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Whats the fastest ya got your X to 0-60?
Well, with my newly installed $69 ECU chip I can knock it out in 5 seconds flat! :D
 

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My condolences Doc, may your affordable insurance premiums RIP. my wife got caught doing 89 in a 65 on the turnpike. 3 point shot on her license and she told me she was surprised because she was doing greater than! I'll keep it at that.... Maybe she needs to weigh in on this tread, she's prob the resident expert!
NJ Turnpike? Nice. That thing is a speedway, haha. Traffic flows so smoothly and so quickly, it's pretty awesome there. I've gone almost 100 without even realizing it (I thought I was at normal cruising speed :eek: )

But the fastest I've ever driven the MDX was 120, and that was for a short burst on a closed off Floyd Bennet Field runway. The fastest speed I drove sustained for a significant amount of time was 110.
 

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Pa Turnpike, the wife thinks its the Autobahn. The scary part is she does 85-90+ in her Jeep Cherokee!!! That thing at speed is like riding the back of a wet noodle! She says it's fine! She gets in the X and I watch the local news until I know she's at work!!
I told her past 90 they don't give tickets, they give chain attached matching wrist bracelets!!!!
 

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Started slowing down recently 85 is the fastest I will go. Still fast but, it will go lower soon. Working on slowly getting rid of the speed bug.
 

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Started slowing down recently 85 is the fastest I will go. Still fast but, it will go lower soon. Working on slowly getting rid of the speed bug.
Let me know how that works when you figure it out AZN! I'm still looking for a cure, speeding tickets have only been temporary.
 

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Now that I am the proud owner of a 2012 Odyssey I joined the forum over there. There's a guy who lives in Germany who posted a video of his Ody doing 120 when the governor cut in. Pretty funny. I imagine the MDX is similarly governed.
 

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Now that I am the proud owner of a 2012 Odyssey I joined the forum over there. There's a guy who lives in Germany who posted a video of his Ody doing 120 when the governor cut in. Pretty funny. I imagine the MDX is similarly governed.
It is similarly governed. The MDX (from my experience with the 2010 and 2011 models, at least) is limited at 120 MPH. I've hit a wall at 120, I knew the car could go faster, but at 120 it just completely stopped. I posted a video of it doing to 0-120, and it reaches top speed in 4th gear. Though in the video below, I didn't attempt to go past 120, and backed off slightly before 120, as I only had 0.9 mile runway to utilize. But there have been times on an empty highway very late at night, where if I'm cruising at 80 or so, where I would just floor it until I reached the limiter. And let me tell you, you hit it like a wall.

 

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It is similarly governed. The MDX (from my experience with the 2010 and 2011 models, at least) is limited at 120 MPH. I've hit a wall at 120, I knew the car could go faster, but at 120 it just completely stopped. I posted a video of it doing to 0-120, and it reaches top speed in 4th gear. Though in the video below, I didn't attempt to go past 120, and backed off slightly before 120, as I only had 0.9 mile runway to utilize. But there have been times on an empty highway very late at night, where if I'm cruising at 80 or so, where I would just floor it until I reached the limiter. And let me tell you, you hit it like a wall.
Yeah, it drops down a bit and then you can hit 120 again and it does the same thing over and over. Sort of sucks on the autobahn, have to be careful to keep it just under 120 so you don't keep running into the limiter. Certainly sucks the gas at those speeds, at least in my 07, maybe it's better with the new 6 speed.
 

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Yeah, it drops down a bit and then you can hit 120 again and it does the same thing over and over. Sort of sucks on the autobahn, have to be careful to keep it just under 120 so you don't keep running into the limiter. Certainly sucks the gas at those speeds, at least in my 07, maybe it's better with the new 6 speed.
The 6 speed might be better, but probably not by much. There was one time where I was driving from Albany to Brooklyn in the middle of the night, and was rushing to get home, and was cruising between 95 and 110, most of the time around 100-105. Fuel consumption was quite high, so much so that I had to stop to buy more, so I don't know if the higher speed had any time savings. On regular highway driving cases, the amount I had in the tank was more than enough.
 

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I did 110 on way down to AC along side a mustang, camaro, challenger and escalade lol.. I was def terrified though one slip of the hand and your a gonner.
 

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Let me know how that works when you figure it out AZN! I'm still looking for a cure, speeding tickets have only been temporary.
I primarily drive my gti so I have the speed reminder set at 85mph. The ding gets so annoying I just slow down lol. The habit has carried on to driving my MDX as well. I would say success :29: I'll probably never slow down to 65mph but, considering I would normally hit 100+ this is a major accomplishment lol.

I also find more fun in acceleration now. Its not against the law to accelerate to 40mph quickly :p
 

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Yep. ! managed to squeak 121 mph out of mine according to my Garmin dash cam. Then the rev limiter kicked in. I didn't know that it had one and was expecting more to go faster. I didn't feel the least bit worried about stability. I was looking for at least 130 or more. Oh well. <a href="http://s119.photobucket.com/user/lepoer/media/Fredsburg_zps88461e74.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img src="http://i119.photobucket.com/albums/o149/lepoer/Fredsburg_zps88461e74.jpg" border="0" alt=" photo Fredsburg_zps88461e74.jpg"/></a>
 
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