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Old 06-05-2007, 03:04 PM   #151
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Your welcome man, good you got the post 98. Mine is only a 5 hp differance but hey every bit helps. If you need anything man lemme know. My myspace is in my sig same with my car club.
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Can I ask what kind of quarter miles people are putting down with this same engine swap project? Also any idea as to 0-60 times and such?
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Old 06-05-2007, 07:28 PM   #153
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Old 06-05-2007, 07:44 PM   #154
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I don't think it'd be a whole lot more than a SVTF...realistically, the SVTC V6 doesn't make a whole lot more power, at least while N/A. I think its something like 200 HP/TQ at the crank, so its around 180 at the wheels. It'd be interesting to see how it'd do with a twin-turbo setup though...
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That 30+ horsepower and 50+ torque boost coupled with relatively the same weight should be enough to make the SVTC-Focus an SVTF slayer, wouldn't u think?
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A stock SVT, yes. Against a SVTF with a JRSC, no. That's what I was getting at...the gains don't really justify the cost and work level from a performance standpoint. I still think its an intersting project, but if you're after speed it'd make more sense to just turbo or supercharge your Zetec/Duratec. Obviously in his case, he had to get a new engine anyways, so why not?
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Old 06-05-2007, 09:41 PM   #157
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14s if he is lucky. If you have an extra $500 to $1000 run n2o on it
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Omg! Twin Turbo's KICK @$$! My friend has a twin turbo v6 grandnational that run's low 10's and its a heavy SOB. Imagine what you could do in a focus!
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Omg! Twin Turbo's KICK @$$! My friend has a twin turbo v6 grandnational that run's low 10's and its a heavy SOB. Imagine what you could do in a focus!
but FWD ftl when it comes to running 10's lol
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man, this is one exciting thread. i read pretty much the whole thing the past 30 minutes. cant wait to see the outcome
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