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TitanFocus76 06-14-2012 02:32 PM

Going racing tomorrow... Help!
 
Going drag racing for the second time tomorrow at lebanon Valley

First trip was rained out for the most part after a couple not so stellar runs

Car 2007 ST FSwerks stage 2 10psi
street tires
stock motor mounts
Few questions for the more experienced guys

where to launch at?

psi for front tires? running dunlop dizzera star specs

any other things to consider?

Roushturboedzx3 06-14-2012 04:32 PM

i would try around 25psi in the tires, you will have to feel out what rpm to launch at on those tires. but just have fun. don't worry to much about your times since this is your first time out.

TitanFocus76 06-14-2012 08:32 PM

Ok cool im excited! Shooting for 13s anyways though lol

boostdfocus 06-14-2012 09:46 PM

Thats crazy! Tomorrows my first time running my boostd focus down the track also!! Sorry just had to say something lol

TitanFocus76 06-14-2012 09:51 PM

Haha no biggy. Good luck, im sure we will be the only fwd cars there

BigRed03 06-15-2012 05:24 PM

avoid the water box and squeal the tires in the vht before staging

limit tire spin as much as possible because with your stock mounts, wheel hop can cause damage

have fun!

boostdfocus 06-15-2012 11:00 PM

Sorry for jacking again but I'm here at the track and I hit an 14.5 was my fastest spinning like crazy. Lol. They right about the wheel hop!!!!

DoomsdayFAN 06-16-2012 08:40 PM

Hmmmm. With a turbo, once you get your motor mounts switched over to Race mounts, I bet you'll really notice a big difference.


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