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Old 12-17-2010, 12:58 PM   #11
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Yeah, id like to make it to that 1/4, i just know the SVT will make up for the crappy starts with the top end.
You and me both! You are just hitting 3rd at the end of the 1/8 and I am still pulling hard in 3rd. 1/4 mile runs will be great.
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You and me both! You are just hitting 3rd at the end of the 1/8 and I am still pulling hard in 3rd. 1/4 mile runs will be great.
I typically shift 3-4 around the 900ft mark.
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Old 12-18-2010, 08:23 PM   #13
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I typically shift 3-4 around the 900ft mark.
Not sure where that is, I just shift from 3-4 between 85-90mph. Cant even get to that point in the 1/8 though.
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I stay in 3rd for the whole 1/4mi, just kissing the rev limiter at the end. I ride the gears out.
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Old 12-18-2010, 08:47 PM   #15
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1/8 mile = 660ft
1/4 mile = 1320ft

I hit 4th closer to 95mph at around 7300rpm which is somewhere between the 1/8 mile and 1000ft mark. So I figure it's around 900ft.
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What kinda HP are you pushing with the Zetec there?
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Who are you talking to?
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mbell75, with the 9.79 run at 80mph on the quarter mile run?
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He has the 2.0L duratec. See his sig.
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Wow that's good for a 2.0l Duratec, what did you run? And what's you set up, I forgot what the 07 has I think you have the Duratec too right?
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