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Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-30-2015, 10:16 PM
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Posted By Dropspeed
Goodyears are sold sold sold!

Goodyears are sold sold sold!
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-30-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 604
Posted By Dropspeed
20s for the street.....18s for the track. The cal...

20s for the street.....18s for the track. The cal will be in the middleish, but off :(.

The wheels I want are backordered so I put a set of BFG Rival in 285/35/20 on the 1LE wheels to five them a...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-29-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,009
Posted By Dropspeed
The 11" rim does not reduce the under steer,...

The 11" rim does not reduce the under steer, stretchering a 285 on the existing (a la ZL!) 11" rear will help reduce the under steer.



The height is different as the second number (285/35/20)...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-28-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 759
Posted By Dropspeed
Based on the mods it has to crank/flywheel....

Based on the mods it has to crank/flywheel....
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-28-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By Dropspeed
I have used numerous trailers and the drop tail...

I have used numerous trailers and the drop tail is nice......but I would advise taking your car to the trailer store and asking if you can load it. I high centered my 1LE on 305/30/19 tires and...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-28-2015, 11:06 AM
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Views: 604
Posted By Dropspeed
To confirm: Four 285/35/20 Goodyear...

To confirm:


Four 285/35/20 Goodyear Super Car G2 with 428 miles
Two 20 x 11 Bravado Tribute (with some scratches on the lips as the tires do not protect the wheel at all) and two brand new...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-28-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 604
Posted By Dropspeed
Very simple...I just removed $300 ($75 each) from...

Very simple...I just removed $300 ($75 each) from the tire rack shipped price.
Forum: Wheels / Tires 07-28-2015, 10:12 AM
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Views: 147
Posted By Dropspeed
FS New 285/35/20 1LE take-off Goodyear SuperCar G2 tires (4)

Sold sold sold sold sold sold


In a big-ole barter deal with a close friend I acquired a set of brand new 1LE take-off wheels and stock tires. They have 428 easy miles on them as he is just...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-28-2015, 10:09 AM
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Views: 604
Posted By Dropspeed
New 285/35/20 Goodyear for 1LE owners (fs)

Mods...please leave this for 24 hours for my 1LE brothers!


In a big-ole barter deal with a close friend I acquired a set of brand new 1LE take-off wheels and stock tires. They have 428 easy...
Forum: Member Car Journals 07-22-2015, 11:17 PM
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Posted By Dropspeed
As an FYI...I tried and 18 x 11 APEX wheel on my...

As an FYI...I tried and 18 x 11 APEX wheel on my car. As I suspected it hits the upper part of the front knuckle just above the alignment bolt hole) and maybe even the lips of the strut once that...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-20-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By Dropspeed
Nick, To avoid further confusion...The OP does...

Nick, To avoid further confusion...The OP does not have a Z/28. I believe it is an L99, but he can confirm.

I do agree there is no benefit for and OEM to develop and release a new 2.75" system if...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-20-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,030
Posted By Dropspeed
I ran 255/40/17 NT-01 on a 3400lb Evo that I ran...

I ran 255/40/17 NT-01 on a 3400lb Evo that I ran in NASA TTS as I wanted a dual purpose dry/wet tire to keep the cost lower. They worked great and even held a track record in my class for 3 years at...
Forum: ZL1 Parts 07-20-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By Dropspeed
Will you separate the seats and sell the rear...

Will you separate the seats and sell the rear only?

Thx
Forum: ZL1 Parts 07-20-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,378
Posted By Dropspeed
That car actually had drag radials on the rear...

That car actually had drag radials on the rear when it crashed...not sure what was on the front.

A good friend purchased the DRs/wheels from this car and there was some small damage and some grass...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-15-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,169
Posted By Dropspeed
I will save my rant about the Vitesse as I have...

I will save my rant about the Vitesse as I have expressed my detailed views in other threads.....But simply put I am a Sales Engineer/Senior Account Manager for an automotive supplier that...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-15-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,169
Posted By Dropspeed
Detecting a tune is very easy and Standard...

Detecting a tune is very easy and Standard Operating Procedure for any engine failures or major engine warranty work.

If there is an engine failure And you take it to any GM dealer for warranty...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-15-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,974
Posted By Dropspeed
I have also had many track oriented cars. I love...

I have also had many track oriented cars. I love having some sort of higher sitting truck or SUV with bigger tires to run over curbs, tow and just hop in when the weather is crappy or...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-13-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,090
Posted By Dropspeed
I wifeband is a tool for tuning. Once a car is...

I wifeband is a tool for tuning. Once a car is tuned there is really no need for a wideband AFR gauge unless the car has a known issue you are watching for. Usually by the time a driver notices the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-12-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,090
Posted By Dropspeed
For accurate readings the wideband must be...

For accurate readings the wideband must be installed before the catalytic convertor.
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 07-12-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,114
Posted By Dropspeed
Thank you! :thanks:

Thank you! :thanks:
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-12-2015, 01:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,225
Posted By Dropspeed
Here is my 1LE with the OEM z/28 wheel ...

Here is my 1LE with the OEM z/28 wheel

305/35/19 in the picture. 305/30/19 in the sig picture and many more in my build thread with different tires on them.

Matt
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-12-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By Dropspeed
Not sure if the pictures of the belts shows them...

Not sure if the pictures of the belts shows them fully installed, but they are not complete in the current state. To make them legal in any sanctioned event the tail of the harness needs to make one...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-11-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,090
Posted By Dropspeed
Nick, I have known Greg Banish for 15 or so...

Nick,

I have known Greg Banish for 15 or so years. He went to GMI (GM institute, now Kettering) with the aggressive tuner I mentioned. We use to tune at his old shop Detroit Speedworks prior to...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-11-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,090
Posted By Dropspeed
There may be more to the story I am unaware of,...

There may be more to the story I am unaware of, but I politely disagree! It is not your part selection that was an issue.....it was the tune or the tuners misunderstanding of what you would be doing...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-11-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 720
Posted By Dropspeed
I am sorry this happened. I can see from...

I am sorry this happened.

I can see from your 8 posts you are young, drive a V6 RS and came to the forums a year ago for an estimate as well on damage you apparently caused. If you can remember...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-11-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,090
Posted By Dropspeed
I applaud you for taking responsibility for a...

I applaud you for taking responsibility for a situation when you mod a car, however more responsibility needs to be on the tuners shoulders.

I spent a handful of years working with/around a...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-10-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 83,275
Posted By Dropspeed
I will do you one better (cheaper) ...

I will do you one better (cheaper)

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=348133

Matt
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-09-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 83,275
Posted By Dropspeed
There is a performance and cooling advantage with...

There is a performance and cooling advantage with the dual cast rotors. They were last used on the CTS-V in I believe 2012and they switched to the 2-piece.

If you can afford to, use the 2-Piece...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-02-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 683
Posted By Dropspeed
REP has a good reputation in the Dodge world. ...

REP has a good reputation in the Dodge world.

http://raceenginesplus.com/index.php

http://raceenginesplus.com/REP_photos.htm
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 07-02-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,344
Posted By Dropspeed
It is only $150 shipped.

It is only $150 shipped.
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