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Old 09-27-2007, 11:20 PM   #1
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Another noob at the track *VIDEO*

first time ive ever taken my car to the track. i learned how to powershift and everything tonight, we had a blast!

the red SVT is my buddy Roger, he said his best time was 15.6 my best was 16.01.

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Old 09-27-2007, 11:27 PM   #2
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not bad keep at it and you will be in the 15s
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Old 09-27-2007, 11:47 PM   #3
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yea i was getting pretty frustrated after like 8 passes and i couldnt get the freakin thing in the 15s...oh well i had a lot of fun i might go back out next thursday with a few more friends
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You should run a few test and tune nights to get used to your car. Then, BRACKET RACING! You will never go back to "normal" runs. Glad to see another member on a drag track, if you need or want pointers, feel free. My best R/T is .008 to date and runs below....
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Old 09-28-2007, 12:16 AM   #5
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you could of came with us last weekend an ran a couple times. we were down there actually waiting for you an some other people which nevered showed
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Nice vid. Keep practicing and i'm sure you'll hit 15's. I've only done it once back when i was stock and ran a 15.95 in atlanta, but i haven't been back much since then.
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Old 09-28-2007, 12:46 AM   #7
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you could of came with us last weekend an ran a couple times. we were down there actually waiting for you an some other people which nevered showed
oh man i know im sry i couldnt make it, i just started a new job less than a week before that and had to work all day. next time you guys go out i will be there!!!
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Old 09-28-2007, 10:28 AM   #8
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is it possible to run 15s flat without going f/i? as far i know there really isnt much we can do to improve besides boosting our cars..
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i've seen 15.1-15.2
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maybe try givin the car a tune up.. new cables plugs, air filter, you know if you havent already car would respond better
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