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Old 10-14-2005, 11:19 AM   #11
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Originally posted by mustanggt_50
Dont drive through he burnout box if you are on street tires, which im assuming you are.

a. The water will get on your tires and you will spin worse off the line.
b. it will put water on the line and the guys with slicks will be pissed when the lose traction. A lot of ricers do that at the track I go to, pisses me right off.

Have fun though!
Yes I am on street tires, so that is good to know.
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Old 10-14-2005, 12:17 PM   #12
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Originally posted by gemiller
Either gunna run up to maple grove or go with the guys in the club my friend is in "Mastor Mindz" to some place in Maryland.
Is that some place in Maryland, Cecil County Dragstrip? If so, I am going to be there tonight, hopefully, if it doesn't rain. I will be running street tires as well. The "Mine Shaft" air at Cecil is the best air to race in Maybe I will see ya there.
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Old 10-14-2005, 12:47 PM   #13
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Well get some friends to go with you so you have some fans in the crowed, that might take of some of the nerves. here man this might help a bit too....have a blast
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Old 10-14-2005, 01:16 PM   #14
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hey, since your on street tires, keep your car reved at 2000 - 2500 rpm, then rip off the line, shift at 5200 to 2nd then shift at 5000 to 3rd then at 5200 again to 4th, you won't get to fifth gear. and if you do get to fifth gear your either shifting like grandma, or your car is going to be hitting about 130mph at the line :p
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