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Old 12-21-2007, 05:29 PM   #65
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Originally Posted by cfmfocus2 View Post
We did 1.8x 60 foot in our silver vortech car and black turbo car. That particular run did not have the best 60 foot time. We probably need to put the bigger slicks on it. It has only 22x8x15 MT slicks on it now. The turbo focus is launch off the line with 2 step and dumping the clutch at 5,500 to 6,000 rpms. It does not have enough traction for nitrous off the line.

We never had a problem yet with the stock axles.

The black turbo focus has stock suspension. I am sure suspension, wider bigger drag slicks, and traction bar would help reduce the 60 foot time.
I'm glad this discussion has brought someone else in that actually takes a Focus to drag strip and launches it the right way. However, it looks like all of that tire spin has saved your axles and hindered your 60ft times. What 60fts are you hoping to achieve in the Turbo Focus?
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