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Old 08-04-2012, 10:31 AM   #11
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Old 08-04-2012, 10:35 AM   #12
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It really is. It's so cool to look down the track and know there are no cops, no slow drivers, etc. It fulfills my need for speed!
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Old 08-04-2012, 10:39 AM   #13
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Its a blast, i was saying 16.7? I thought these were a little faster.. lol Ill try to get mine to one soon
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Old 08-04-2012, 10:44 AM   #14
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Its a blast, i was saying 16.7? I thought these were a little faster.. lol Ill try to get mine to one soon
Oh gotcha, yeah it should do the low 16s. But like I said before, the humidity and heat kills your times. I'm going to go again in the Fall when it is cooler and get a more "realistic time"
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Old 08-04-2012, 10:51 AM   #15
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Makes me miss my strip day with my AWD Eclipse which was hitting 1.7 60's on all seasons and finishing in 12.9s up at 5800ft asl but did get a 12.4 down in Phoenix and then ran the same in Houston.
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Old 08-04-2012, 12:07 PM   #16
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Wow...looks really fun. I would feel intimidated pulling up to the line in a focus...lol
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Old 08-04-2012, 12:15 PM   #17
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Very cool, I miss the strip too, but my FoFo won't see any part of the strip except the outside parking lot, lol
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Wow...looks really fun. I would feel intimidated pulling up to the line in a focus...lol
Believe it or not, I was nowhere near the slowest car there. People run all kinds of crap on Friday nights. There was everything from 1986 Honda Civics to 2012 GT-Rs
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So fast..
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Old 08-04-2012, 06:35 PM   #20
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I remember trapping mid-80s mph in the 1/4... now I trap faster than that in the 1/8th mile. lol

My first time out with my 07 yielded a best of 16.62 @ 83mph at 2,800ft DA in the Texas heat.
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