Originally Posted by talltom
I was launching around 3k and tire pressure was 28lbs. There wasn't any tire spin at launch and I could have rolled into the throttle a little harder and faster after launch
My reflexes and shifts certainly aren't as good as they once were, but a 14.999 would be about the best I could hope for and I'm sure I won't be able to match the autos.
I have never taken a car to the strip before, but I was thinking about givin' it a try. I also have a manual. When you launch are you holding the clutch at the point of engagement, and then dropping it? What are your shift points (rpm)? It seems like the power peaks in this car around 5500.