Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Time to whoop a friends Honda. lol....maybe?
View Single Post
Old 06-07-2012, 10:51 PM   #53
Focus Fanatic
SMITHBOY76908's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Fan#: 56301
Location: Zelenograd, Russia
What I Drive: 2007 Turbo ZX3

Posts: 5,279
Points 14,742, Level 78
Points: 14,742, Level: 78 Points: 14,742, Level: 78 Points: 14,742, Level: 78
Level Up 73% Completed
Level up: 73% Level up: 73% Level up: 73%
Forum Activity 4%
Activity: 4% Activity: 4% Activity: 4%
FF Reputation: 19 SMITHBOY76908 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (4)
I bought my slicks lightly used from a member on FJ. They're Mickey Thompson 24.5 x 8 x 15 tube-type drag slicks. I had them on my stock 15" wheels for a while, I'll try to find a pic. I now have them on 15 x 8 5 star drag wheels.

17" wheels are horrible for drag racing. They're too heavy. That's one advantage the Honda definitely has on you is unsprung reciprocating wheel weight. You'd do better to drop down to 15" wheels, even stockers. The less the wheel/tire weight and the more centered the weight to the center of the wheel, the better.
07 ZX3 - 300whp and I'm bored with it!
66 Mustang & 85 Bronco - resto projects!
06 MX5 - ...
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
SMITHBOY76908 is offline  
    Reply With Quote