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Old 03-23-2005, 03:24 PM   #27
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Originally posted by thefrush
What every n00b needs to hear, the fastest times always look the slowest, because they are smooth. There is no tire screeching, oversteer, etc, it is just smooth.
Sometimes true, sometimes not...

Last race I was pretty much hitting a wall, I felt like I had the line but my times were stagnant.

Last run I said screw it and went balls out. Tires yelling, engine screaming, and whaddya know, 2 seconds came off my time....

You're right though, smoother is faster, but it's all about finding the line, keeping the engine in the sweet spot and LOOKING AHEAD!!!

-To the CAI question, yes, I would just swap back to the stock airbox before each race, now I just leave the thing modded and run in DSP...
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