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1/8mile Drags!

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by BenJammn5, Jan 11, 2011.

  1. Jan 11, 2011 at 9:25 PM
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    BenJammn5

    BenJammn5 [OP] RN

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    First time drag racing, had an awesome time. Best time of 10.44 at 70mph. I averaged 10.6 at 68.5. Was surprised how well the truck kept up with the Honda's and Nissan's. Was neck and neck with a 93 240, beat a Jetta GLI turbo, Blazer and an old 289 Mustang. All the Civics beat me, some by a lot, others barely. Lined up against a 350z and challenger, and I thought they'd actually be a lot faster. In the 8th mile you can't really destroy anyone unless you have a great reaction time and take off. For kicks I raced a corvette and SS camaro. Check it out!!
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  2. Jan 13, 2011 at 2:04 PM
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    A7XT

    A7XT Reppin UWYO

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    Nice man thats pretty sick!
     
  3. Jan 13, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    achirdo

    achirdo First Class White Trash

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    u supercharged?
     
  4. Jan 13, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    whippersnapper02

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    Sounds like you dropped the clutch a tad too hard but even then I think you would have spun. Lock it up next time.
     
  5. Jan 13, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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    BenJammn5

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    thanks bro, it was fun!

    I wish. Intake and exhaust

    I did drop it a little early. The track was slippery. I dumped it at 1500 RPM and tires couldn't catch just spun like crazy. You are correct, either way I would have spun. I thought about the locker but feared that I'd break it on the pavement. The ASLD seemed to work okay.. I tried a run with all electronics off and it was a bad start, so I kept the LSD on the whole time

    At least it was good enough to beat that Jetta! Or I should say, smoke the Jetta haha
     
  6. Jan 15, 2011 at 8:24 PM
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    Yamaha Dave

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    Interesting.
     
  7. Jan 16, 2011 at 7:41 AM
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    BenJammn5

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    thanks. It is impressive when the Jetta is turbocharged and almost half your weight.
     
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