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Old 05-23-2012, 06:17 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by Buickboy View Post
seeing as this is a very specific, track oriented goal id say dont get drag radials, go straight for slicks. Weight reduction will help a lot too.
Slicks to get into the 13s? A radial isn't even needed to go 13s. A Star Spec or other stickish tire will be more than enough.
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Originally Posted by DEMENTED SVTF View Post
He don't need full slicks u can't launch an automatic fwd unless u figure out a trans brake. U definitely need a custom dyno tune especially with and automatic with nitrous at least $600 just for that. Don't take this the wrong way but it seems like alot of work cause of not starting with the right base/car. Good luck let's see how far u go
You don't need a transbrake to get out of the hole on any auto car. Foot braking one is enough.
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