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Old 01-03-2006, 07:51 PM   #1
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Well it was called a shootout why i dont know. How can it be a shootout when you take one of the fastest cars and have to detune it so randy at fs wont look so bad out there. Its ashame to this could of been a great event where Co could of come to showcase what there stuff truely could do but now they have added QUOTE FROM FJ "Cars will be required to show up near 'empty' (1/8th tank or less) and fill up with either pump 92 or 100 RON unleaded gasoline, which is available at the track."

Now lets see i make very good power more than anyone else that anyone knows of and to run 100 i will have to detune both cars to go to this event. How is detuning my cars going to show what my product is able to do

I said from the start it would be ruled to death and running 100octane in a stock engine 20psi 326HP 331TQ turbocharged SVT is death

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Old 01-03-2006, 09:21 PM   #2
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looks like youll be turning the boost down
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We will see there is rules with in the rules L O L . I could allways go and just run the Priveteer class

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I don't understand why your limited with octane level choice. It should be virtually unlimited in my opinion. I can't believe that they are limiting the octane level.....complete BS
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I'm planning on going. Hoping to see you out on the track.
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First "shoot out" i've been to where everyone had to use BLANKS.
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id say run independant to spite all these people, the only reason anyone is going to go in the first place is to see your car in action, and for you to not show whats what would be a horrible slap to society
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I don't figure the "must use either 92 or 100 oct. unleaded" favors the west coast where they only have 91oct...do you ??

Is the limitation for all or just tuners...
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I dont get why its 92? Most places have 93 or 94 around central OH.
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So Tom, are we gonna do this thing or not?

If so PLANS need to be made, time off requests from work, hotel, open track day..... you get the idea.
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