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Old 09-12-2013, 07:09 AM   #8
sporadic
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That 550-600lbs of weight is going to make a huge difference. You've piled on sway bars and audio equipment that will only hurt your speed. You're basically trying to power a Mustang with a Focus motor now.

Given the added weight, tires, boost, and transmission I say that's about right.
On my old turbo at 11psi mine ran 13.6 @ 102, but I weighed around 180lbs, pulled weight from the car, manual transmission, and drag radials.

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Originally Posted by J0EC00L View Post
I would like to know what others are getting as far as 1/4 mile times with their turbo focus.

I got a 14.92 at 93.7 MPH in

2001 Sedan
Lentech Auto with LSD
Internally Stock Zetec
Top Speed Turbo Kit
CFM 65mm TB on Y2K Manifold
Full 2.5inch exhaust
12psi of boost
Tom Tune

350lb Driver and 200lbs of stereo in the car.

I did this on my G-Meter, but supposedly it is very accurate.

Is that a good time?

Thanks,
Joe
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