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Old 09-15-2008, 08:18 PM   #11
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Dunno if the record still stands.

The engineering is AMAZING.

Being a road race guy, those tidbits blew me out of my socks!!

I figured, OK... big motor, light turns green and stomp it.

After reading that, it's a lot like looking at three switches knowing one will cause a bomb to explode if I push it too quickly...

I'll stick with cornering.
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Heres another fact: Dragsters dont have transmissions, they have direct-drive clutches. As you go faster it engages more and more clutch. By the end of the track, the clutch has lost about 1/10th inch of material.
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I actually enjoyed reading this. That is true definition. Thanks I loved it ;)
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was an amazing write up. loved every minute of it.
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