I believe you kind of answered your own question - a test to determine the top speed is not an acceleration test and as such there's no need to max the engine out through the lower gears.
5 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 25/10/2009
DO NOT SPEED ON YOUR TEST . it's an automatic failure, it doesn't matter if cars are passing you. stick to the speed limit and you'll be fine.
4 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 07/08/2010
ummmm...the speed limit? trust me, it is the speed limit...the speed limit is there for you to obey it. they wouldn't post a speed limit on the side of the road if they wanted you to go slower than it...
3 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 24/02/2009
The speed limit in a residential zone is 25 unless otherwise posted. Going a...
2 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 27/06/2008
put it on some jackstands and do it in your driveway. Or go to a performance shop that has a dyno.
2 Answers · Cars & Transportation · 10/08/2013