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Old 10-06-2013, 01:57 AM   #11
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Old 10-13-2013, 02:21 PM   #12
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16.1@90 with a 2.7 sixty foot. 81f, 100% humidity, and horrible track prep. I attempted high rpm drops which resulted in MASSIVE wheel hop (I have a rmm)! I basically had to clutch out of the hole at 2500rpms. Honestly, I'm so disappointed in the time I'll probably just drop it low and keep it slow. For reference a Mazda speed3 went 15.4@95. Everyone was spinning, bogging, and wheel hopping.
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Old 10-13-2013, 05:57 PM   #13
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16.1@90 with a 2.7 sixty foot. 81f, 100% humidity, and horrible track prep. I attempted high rpm drops which resulted in MASSIVE wheel hop (I have a rmm)! I basically had to clutch out of the hole at 2500rpms. Honestly, I'm so disappointed in the time I'll probably just drop it low and keep it slow. For reference a Mazda speed3 went 15.4@95. Everyone was spinning, bogging, and wheel hopping.

First time I went to OSW it was on a non prepped night and stock I did a 16.7 at 86 and spun half of second with a 2.7 60. Just gotta go on a preped night and you should be able to do what I do or better.
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did 15.2 @ 94mph last night at mission raceway
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That's awesome! Do you have a slip? Manual or Auto?
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Old 10-14-2013, 04:19 AM   #16
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That's awesome! Do you have a slip? Manual or Auto?
5spd. Stock LSD, Put tires down from 38psi to 24psi. Launch at 3200ish. Shifted at 6000rpm up into the top of 3rd. Crossed the line right at 6200rpm in 3rd gear
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5spd. Stock LSD, Put tires down from 38psi to 24psi. Launch at 3200ish. Shifted at 6000rpm up into the top of 3rd. Crossed the line right at 6200rpm in 3rd gear
Do you think the Canadian Focuses have different gearing? At 7200 RPM I'm only doing 92-93 tops in 3rd.

Congrats on the time by the way. Gives me a target time to beat. :D
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dont think they have different gearing. the first couple of times i went down i had a big problem with finding grip. i changed the tires out and set the psi little low and i get good starts. little big of wheel spin. takes lots of practice. practice makes perfect
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dont think they have different gearing. the first couple of times i went down i had a big problem with finding grip. i changed the tires out and set the psi little low and i get good starts. little big of wheel spin. takes lots of practice. practice makes perfect
I figured out real quick to only go when the track is prepped haha. What were you getting for 60's?
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cant remember, ill look at my time slip later
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