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Old 05-28-2013, 05:55 PM   #31
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I ran my Type R up here at 5800ft in the 1/4 and hit a 15.9 (corrected would be a high 14) and a friend with an identical car hit a 15.89 and down in Houston I turned a 14.78 but it wasn't that thrilling but once the roads got twistie that's where the Integra was a joy to drive with no electronic nannies, grippy brakes and a 8500redline made up for it's 1/4 mile blahs. The JRSC helped boost it's whp to a more respectable 210 coupled with it's 2550lb curb weight was quite fun.
For sure. The ITR is all about the turns. I think they're a waste at a drag strip.

HRP is a pretty solid drag strip. Spent a lot of time out there.
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heres mine gutted


although i did it for exact opposite you want to. i did mine for MPG. just bought a racing seat for her, waiting for it to get here
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heres mine gutted


although i did it for exact opposite you want to. i did mine for MPG. just bought a racing seat for her, waiting for it to get here
how much gas will that save you, assuming you also took out 200+ lbs?
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For MPG it may be smart to build underbody diffuser panels and blocking/taping off any cuts in the body work. Also a thinner tire, smaller wheels and if you can find even taller gearing from another model of Focus.

Actually sounds like a fun idea.
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The site says 8 seconds is the stock 2011 ses sedan. so with my mods I would guess im about 6.8 or so. I will let you know.
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The site says 8 seconds is the stock 2011 ses sedan. so with my mods I would guess im about 6.8 or so. I will let you know.
I'd love to know how that goes.
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The site says 8 seconds is the stock 2011 ses sedan. so with my mods I would guess im about 6.8 or so. I will let you know.
I don't think you'll be anywhere close to 6.8 with just basic bolt on parts. If you do pull it off, that's awesome. I'll guess you'll be high 7's.
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I don't think you'll be anywhere close to 6.8 with just basic bolt on parts. If you do pull it off, that's awesome. I'll guess you'll be high 7's.
Simply an optimistic guess is all it was. I could care less what my 0-60 is(= I came to terms a longgg while back with the fact that my car is a daily driver focus.... I love my focus and the focus community, but lets be honest, it is not a sports car... even the rs....
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Simply an optimistic guess is all it was. I could care less what my 0-60 is(= I came to terms a longgg while back with the fact that my car is a daily driver focus.... I love my focus and the focus community, but lets be honest, it is not a sports car... even the rs....
A high 15 1/4 might happen. That's not too shabby.
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A high 15 1/4 might happen. That's not too shabby.
I'm currently saving for my next big purchase(= in 14 months I will be putting a down payment on a 2013 CTS-V sedan.. It would be sooner but I promised my fiance that when we get married in September she would get the next new car.
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