Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - Reply to Topic
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace

Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Racing Discussions > Drag Racing > Doing A burnout

Drag Racing The place to discuss information about drag racing stats, tips and events. Track sanctioned events only.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    

Thread: Doing A burnout Reply to Thread
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
What I Drive
Year, color, and model of your car. Example: 2003 Focus Centennial Edition Sedan
Your real name.
Please select your insurance company (Optional)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
06-29-2010 11:01 PM
Originally Posted by blackoutSVT View Post
if not your going to have to put the car in nutral and rev it up and slam it in to drive. but thats hard on the trans and not recomended.
You cannot do that as far as I know. We have rev limiters at 3500 in neutral and park.
I did not do a neutral bomb in my focus before but when I had a loaner Edge
I did try and it does not engage until the rpms drop to around 2300-2500 then itll engage slowly.

Ford neutralbomb proof'd it lol

oh and yes doing a burnout on street tires totally f's them up. See my avatar? I did that and my rear tires got worn down a good 5mm or so from before and now its all gooey and all the sand n rocks and whatnot keep sticking to it
06-29-2010 07:48 PM
FiFoci When i ran street tires i would go around the wter and clean them. But like said above it may be hard to do with a auto. I would not neutral drop it lol.
06-29-2010 12:39 AM
blackoutSVT yes doing a burn out on street tires is pointless. it makes them gooie not sticky and thats what you want.. your best bet is to just drive around the water box.. now if you want to give em a quick spin to clean them off that wont hurt just don't do it in the water. lol and with an auto im not sure how you would do that.. if you used the ebrake that might work. if not your going to have to put the car in nutral and rev it up and slam it in to drive. but thats hard on the trans and not recomended.
06-28-2010 11:23 PM
Doing A burnout

So, ive been taking my 09 Coupe to the track the last few weeks, and ive always driven around the water box. Ive heard heating up street tires is seemingly pointless, but i'm still just looking for your opinions on wether or not to do it? And if so, whats the best way. I have an auto, so i was planning on just rolling the front wheels through the box, then pulling the e-brake and letting them spin? Any thoughts?

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:59 AM.

Copyright 2002-2015 All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.


Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1