SPI Drag racing FTMFW!!! - 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 > Drag Racing

Drag Racing The place to discuss information about drag racing 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 05-19-2010, 02:19 AM   #1
norcalfocus01
Registered
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Fan#: 55603
Location: Manteca, Nor*Cal!, United States
What I Drive: White N Gold 2001 Sedan

Posts: 0
FF Reputation: 132 norcalfocus01 Excellent Standing Member norcalfocus01 Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (12)
SPI Drag racing FTMFW!!!

So I'm going to the drags tomorrow night for the first time. I'm pretty good at knowing my car and knowing when to shift and all that, the only thing I think that may trip me up is the tree. But I don't care, lol, I'm going to see what kind of time the SPI will put down before I do my Zetec swap.

So here is what I got...
CAI
Straight pipe with a glass pack from the cat back
2" drop springs
205/45/17 Federal 595's
custom vented hood
rear seat and spare tire pulled out
IB5 with a good clutch

What kind of times you think I'll run? I'm hoping for a 17.3 or maybe a 16.9 if I'm lucky.


norcalfocus01 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-19-2010, 02:20 AM   #2
sleepyboy
FF's Night Security
 
sleepyboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Fan#: 15335
Location: SW Houston, TX, United States
What I Drive: 01' Yellow ZX3 euro, 04' ZX5 SVT

Posts: 26,380
Points 136,345, Level 100
Points: 136,345, Level: 100 Points: 136,345, Level: 100 Points: 136,345, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 57%
Activity: 57% Activity: 57% Activity: 57%
FF Reputation: 48 sleepyboy Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (11)
High to mid 16's is my guess.
__________________
I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

Hatch Nation #15 (Ole' Yeller') & #150 (The SVT)
Moderator for
Technical Chat
Zetec Performance Chat
Southern Fanatics Chat
sleepyboy is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 02:23 AM   #3
norcalfocus01
Registered
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Fan#: 55603
Location: Manteca, Nor*Cal!, United States
What I Drive: White N Gold 2001 Sedan

Posts: 0
FF Reputation: 132 norcalfocus01 Excellent Standing Member norcalfocus01 Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (12)
Guess a exact time. The winner will get a free paint job (if they get their car to my house)
norcalfocus01 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 02:30 AM   #4
1sicfuc
Focus Addict
 
1sicfuc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Fan#: 66431
Location: NOR*CAL, CA
What I Drive: 2K Satin white/black ZX3

Posts: 1,222
FF Reputation: 3 1sicfuc Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Im going to bet you run a 16.9-17.2 range....I bet you im pretty close!
__________________
~ ONE.SIC.FUC.N.LOWRIDER ~
1sicfuc is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 03:04 AM   #5
sleepyboy
FF's Night Security
 
sleepyboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Fan#: 15335
Location: SW Houston, TX, United States
What I Drive: 01' Yellow ZX3 euro, 04' ZX5 SVT

Posts: 26,380
Points 136,345, Level 100
Points: 136,345, Level: 100 Points: 136,345, Level: 100 Points: 136,345, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 57%
Activity: 57% Activity: 57% Activity: 57%
FF Reputation: 48 sleepyboy Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (11)
Quote:
Originally Posted by norcalfocus01 View Post
Guess a exact time. The winner will get a free paint job (if they get their car to my house)
Awe man that's like so unfair to me lol
__________________
I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

Hatch Nation #15 (Ole' Yeller') & #150 (The SVT)
Moderator for
Technical Chat
Zetec Performance Chat
Southern Fanatics Chat
sleepyboy is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 12:08 PM   #6
roosterst
фанатик
 
roosterst's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Fan#: 61461
Location: Somewhere, PA
What I Drive: '05 CD silver ZX3 ST

Posts: 5,054
FF Reputation: 77 roosterst Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (14)
18.6
__________________
FR valvebody, 91 tune = 16.296 @ 84.08mph
roosterst is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 01:11 PM   #7
death_bomber
Aggresive Not Crazy
 
death_bomber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Fan#: 39461
Location: Sacramento, CA
What I Drive: 2001 RED LX

Posts: 1,810
Points 5,686, Level 48
Points: 5,686, Level: 48 Points: 5,686, Level: 48 Points: 5,686, Level: 48
Level Up 68% Completed
Level up: 68% Level up: 68% Level up: 68%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 6 death_bomber Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
17.8 < first run. 16.4 Second run
i really need a paint job lol
death_bomber is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 01:43 PM   #8
_spyder
Focusless
 
_spyder's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Fan#: 56088
Location: Appleton, WI
What I Drive: Turbo 1996 Montego Blue Miata

Posts: 1,826
FF Reputation: 16 _spyder Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (10)
17.7 - first run

You will improve if you do more.
__________________
2002 Twilight Blue ZX3 - Sold 9/1/10
Now driving a Montego Blue Turbo 1996 Mazda Miata
_spyder is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 05:56 PM   #9
badass3
FocusXtreme
 
badass3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Fan#: 54096
Location: Louisville, KY
What I Drive: 2001, Pitch Black, ZX3

Posts: 3,369
FF Reputation: 7 badass3 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (17)
17.87
__________________
Hatch Nation #24
Zetec Crew #270 ATXF #49
badass3 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-19-2010, 07:23 PM   #10
pollo03
Focus Enthusiast
 
pollo03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Fan#: 63907
Location: stockton, CA
What I Drive: 2003 blue zx3

Posts: 235
FF Reputation: 1 pollo03 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
17.010
pollo03 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


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:36 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