me vs cougar - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Racing Discussions > Autocross Racing

Autocross Racing The place to discuss information about autocross stats, tips and events. Track sanctioned events only.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-25-2007, 05:55 PM   #1
Klondike
GreyRice WOoT!
 
Klondike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Fan#: 25991
Location: Tempe, AZ
What I Drive: GI, '07 zx3 LG

Posts: 10,786
Points 33,134, Level 100
Points: 33,134, Level: 100 Points: 33,134, Level: 100 Points: 33,134, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 53 Klondike Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (26)
me vs cougar

so my friend wants to race me when he comes back into town and he has a 2000 v6 duratec cougar automatic
and i have my 5 speed duratec, and he is very sure he is gonna whoop me cuz he has 170hp and i only got 136, who do you think will win? im assuming i have a good shot seeing how my spi hung in really well with him last time we raced


__________________
Focus Nation
Focus Revolution
Chrenron 1 of 3
Velveeta Lover Shell#1
LOTH 00!
Klondike is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 02-25-2007, 06:11 PM   #2
QQQQ
Focus Addict
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Fan#: 38163
Posts: 745
Points 2,033, Level 27
Points: 2,033, Level: 27 Points: 2,033, Level: 27 Points: 2,033, Level: 27
Level Up 22% Completed
Level up: 22% Level up: 22% Level up: 22%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 3 QQQQ Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Assuming you launch well and don't miss any shifts,I say you will be faster.The Cougar is about 400 lbs heavier (I'm pretty sure...)than your Focus,and automatic.Take it to him!
QQQQ is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-25-2007, 06:28 PM   #3
zetecfreak
Focus Addict
 
zetecfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Fan#: 30875
Location: McDermott, OH
What I Drive: TURBOD Black 02 SE

Posts: 743
FF Reputation: 9 zetecfreak Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
u win easy.
zetecfreak is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-25-2007, 06:46 PM   #4
Klondike
GreyRice WOoT!
 
Klondike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Fan#: 25991
Location: Tempe, AZ
What I Drive: GI, '07 zx3 LG

Posts: 10,786
Points 33,134, Level 100
Points: 33,134, Level: 100 Points: 33,134, Level: 100 Points: 33,134, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 53 Klondike Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (26)
ya, he thinks he has a chance at whooping me, i just laugh, cuz my auto spi vs his auto cuagar he beat my spi by a half fender, and second time i manually shifter it from 1 into 2, and had revs high and beat him by like the bumper of my car lol
__________________
Focus Nation
Focus Revolution
Chrenron 1 of 3
Velveeta Lover Shell#1
LOTH 00!
Klondike is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-25-2007, 09:33 PM   #5
zetecfreak
Focus Addict
 
zetecfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Fan#: 30875
Location: McDermott, OH
What I Drive: TURBOD Black 02 SE

Posts: 743
FF Reputation: 9 zetecfreak Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
never underestimate the spi
LOL
Even though, my dad driving my car managed to loose to a 5spd 4cyl cougar. LMAO
He was shifting at 4k and still stayin beside the guy. LMAO
zetecfreak is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-26-2007, 10:01 AM   #6
SilverZXIII
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Fan#: 25393
Location: Orlando. Florida
What I Drive: 2000 Silver ZX3

Posts: 79
FF Reputation: 1 SilverZXIII Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
He weighs about 2900lbs and has 165hp with an auto. You should take him easy, if your spi was that close with him.
__________________
Best 1/4 mile: 15.50 @ 90mph with a 2.4 60'. Just bolt-on's and a 93 oct sct tune.

Best 1/8 mile: 9.9 @ 73mph with a 2.4 60'.

"So like uhh, is Zetec a copy of Vtec, and when does it kick in?"

"Zetec kicks in when I turn the key succccccca"
SilverZXIII is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-26-2007, 10:28 AM   #7
lildisco
RespectMyAuthoritah!
 
lildisco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Fan#: 5761
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, OH
What I Drive: 06 Mazda6i, 08 Mazda CX7 GT AWD

Posts: 6,722
Points 30,469, Level 100
Points: 30,469, Level: 100 Points: 30,469, Level: 100 Points: 30,469, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 5%
Activity: 5% Activity: 5% Activity: 5%
FF Reputation: 47 lildisco Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (8)
I would hope so. They are heavy and slow pigs. Focus should win easily
__________________
"I flushed a bag of skittles down the toilet yesterday and watched a NASCAR race in 8 seconds flat."
06 Spring Into Focus Best Sedan/Wagon Winner

03 SE SVT Wannabe (sold) to help pay for my 08 Cooper Red Mazda CX7 AWD GT
lildisco is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-26-2007, 10:45 AM   #8
teddyrob
Focus Addict
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Fan#: 1500
Posts: 829
FF Reputation: 3 teddyrob Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
pcpc

Last edited by teddyrob; 02-27-2007 at 02:19 AM.
teddyrob is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-26-2007, 11:11 AM   #9
lildisco
RespectMyAuthoritah!
 
lildisco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Fan#: 5761
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, OH
What I Drive: 06 Mazda6i, 08 Mazda CX7 GT AWD

Posts: 6,722
Points 30,469, Level 100
Points: 30,469, Level: 100 Points: 30,469, Level: 100 Points: 30,469, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 5%
Activity: 5% Activity: 5% Activity: 5%
FF Reputation: 47 lildisco Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (8)
yes i have. And I stand by my statement. A stock 5-speed ZETEC might have problems with them, but a Stock 5 speed Duratec would own one. My focus can reach around 120MPH too and it had (before my header and R/T cat) around 115HP, Of course, it was on a track

This guy in his 2002 Cougar 2.5 V6 ATX with mods ran:
1/4 Mile ET: 16.577

Mods:
Throttle Body: SVT
Intake & Air Filter:: Cold Air Intake, SVT Manifolds
Headers (downpipe): MSDS Shorty
Mid Pip: Trubendz Test Pipe
Exhaust: Borla Duals
Tires: Kuhmo Ecsta 245/45/17

From Here:
http://www.dragtimes.com/Mercury-Cou...slip-9465.html
__________________
"I flushed a bag of skittles down the toilet yesterday and watched a NASCAR race in 8 seconds flat."
06 Spring Into Focus Best Sedan/Wagon Winner

03 SE SVT Wannabe (sold) to help pay for my 08 Cooper Red Mazda CX7 AWD GT

Last edited by lildisco; 02-28-2007 at 01:17 PM.
lildisco is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-26-2007, 04:55 PM   #10
zetecfreak
Focus Addict
 
zetecfreak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Fan#: 30875
Location: McDermott, OH
What I Drive: TURBOD Black 02 SE

Posts: 743
FF Reputation: 9 zetecfreak Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
ive been at in da Zetec. Thats close to the top of 4th. Still has a gear to go.
But, top speeds really arent important
zetecfreak is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale: 01' Cougar "C2" Gauges jrgtrain Archive 4 04-24-2007 04:14 PM
Focus and Cougar comparison. mmmoose Ford Focus & General Car Chat 16 01-12-2007 10:08 PM
2007 mercury cougar? BluFoRd28 Ford Focus & General Car Chat 4 08-06-2005 01:40 PM
Cougar wheels don't fit!!! mrspeed Wheels & Tires - Sponsored By Tire Rack 15 12-01-2004 03:35 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:51 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat