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Old 03-21-2013, 04:08 PM   #1
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0-60 6 seconds?

Anybody go that N/A? just curious on some of your mods :)
And if anyone gutted there car show me a pic. i want to know what it looks like before i start doing that


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NA? Maybe. I am somewhere around 9 seconds. That is a guess due to my 1/8th mile being 10.2 seconds & 69mph.
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NA? Maybe. I am somewhere around 9 seconds. That is a guess due to my 1/8th mile being 10.2 seconds & 69mph.
Doesn't the duratec do 0-60miles 7.8 seconds or something close to that?
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Old 03-21-2013, 10:23 PM   #4
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http://www.zeroto60times.com/Ford-0-60-mph-Times.html
give you an idea of stock 0-60 times.
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The 2.3L maybe. Six seconds to 60 from a dead stop is pretty quick, really. Like Mustang GT V8 quick.
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6 seconds to 60 for a FWD street car is a pretty lofty goal. The new ST is tested at 5.9 seconds and has waaaaaaay more power than a Duratec will ever have without forced induction.

You would need serious weigh reduction in the rear and some ultra sticky tires up front.
An upgraded clutch/flywheel couldn't hurt and would probably be necessary after a few launches on the stock hardware anyway.

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The 2.3L maybe. Six seconds to 60 from a dead stop is pretty quick, really. Like Mustang GT V8 quick.
For a 94 Mustang GT maybe... LOL
(A new V6 Mustang will hit 60 just over 5 seconds & A good driver will hit low 4s in the new GT)

For reference of stock performance from a 2.0 duratec 5sp, here is the dynolicious run from my car
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:15 PM   #7
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Anybody go that N/A? just curious on some of your mods :)
And if anyone gutted there car show me a pic. i want to know what it looks like before i start doing that
My thread might help you.
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=264853
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Old 03-21-2013, 08:42 PM   #8
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That's gutted haha, thanks :)
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That insulation carpet is a PITA to get out, I never took mine out either. I'll post a pic of mine gutted later.
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Oh. According to that sight it should be a high seven like you said. Good to know.
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