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Old 05-14-2010, 12:03 AM   #103
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whats the BEST RPM to launch or dump the clutch on the M6 V6?
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:46 AM   #104
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whats the BEST RPM to launch or dump the clutch on the M6 V6?
i feathered clutch between 2500-3k rpms. i was only able to run twice so i couldnt experiment. this is on the 1LT 18's. best 60' was 2.3x. still testing it out
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Old 05-14-2010, 12:15 PM   #105
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Bone Stock Camaro LS @ Camaro5 Fest Ran a 14.98@93.3mph
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Old 05-14-2010, 12:27 PM   #106
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Bone Stock Camaro LS @ Camaro5 Fest Ran a 14.98@93.3mph
Do you have a timeslip for that? I'd love to post it but I've gotta see a timeslip for it to be official.
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Old 05-14-2010, 04:16 PM   #107
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When I get home I'll send the time slip. If you view the Camaro5 fest pictures there is three pictures of my car running the 1/4 mile at C5fest.
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Old 05-14-2010, 04:18 PM   #108
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When I get home I'll send the time slip. If you view the Camaro5 fest pictures there is three pictures of my car running the 1/4 mile at C5fest.
Oh, I don't doubt you ran, or that you ran the time you posted. But the rules are the rules.

Looking forward to that timeslip.
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Old 05-14-2010, 04:19 PM   #109
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You can also see the pictures under My Garage
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:13 PM   #110
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How do I transfer an image to the post?
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:24 PM   #111
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Camaro LS Stock 14.98@93MPH

file://Camaro5Fest ET MPH.pdf

Well here's my time slip from C5 Fest. I hope this worked.
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:33 PM   #112
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so the best rpm is 3k?
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Old 05-14-2010, 09:09 PM   #113
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so the best rpm is 3k?
i wouldnt say best. just have to test. feathering too much or not enough, tire pressure, track prep, these all need to be taken into consideration. not one car will launch the same. 3k i would say is a decent starting point.
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Old 05-15-2010, 12:21 PM   #114
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I need a 1/4 mile track...arrrggghhhhh..


I pulled a 13.92 @107 (i think it was 107) on my DashHawk the other night!! Comeon! Lmao...


Kudos to those who have a track, you lucky bastages...hehe
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Old 05-15-2010, 04:47 PM   #115
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I need a 1/4 mile track...arrrggghhhhh..


I pulled a 13.92 @107 (i think it was 107) on my DashHawk the other night!! Comeon! Lmao...


Kudos to those who have a track, you lucky bastages...hehe
quite being such a baby, get in the car and drive to a 1/4 mile track!

Just got back from a track rental... 5 hours away! AND it was a Mustang rental on top of it!! LOL

I've raced at tracks as far away as Orlando, FL...
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Old 05-17-2010, 02:36 PM   #116
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quite being such a baby, get in the car and drive to a 1/4 mile track!

Just got back from a track rental... 5 hours away! AND it was a Mustang rental on top of it!! LOL

I've raced at tracks as far away as Orlando, FL...
I gotta find time from work too...weekends are our busiest time, lol. I will though, I promise!!


So now that I've had my pep talk....lol....
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Old 05-18-2010, 11:43 AM   #117
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quite being such a baby, get in the car and drive to a 1/4 mile track!

Just got back from a track rental... 5 hours away! AND it was a Mustang rental on top of it!! LOL

I've raced at tracks as far away as Orlando, FL...

So, how'd you do? Where there any '11 V6 Stangs there?
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So, how'd you do? Where there any '11 V6 Stangs there?
did ok... DA was similar to the FEST... best run was 14.3x... No 2011 V6 Stangs... just one 2011 Mustang GT though... Mike from Powerhouse Automotive had his less than 24 hour old 5.0 there! 100% stock, 3.31 gears.... I think it was the all season tires, but not sure... 21 miles on it... He ripped off a 12.94! Went to Atco on Saturday and ran an 12.7x!!

I did beat on the non-power adder V6 Stangs that were there though! LOL
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Old 05-18-2010, 09:08 PM   #119
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did ok... DA was similar to the FEST... best run was 14.3x... No 2011 V6 Stangs... just one 2011 Mustang GT though... Mike from Powerhouse Automotive had his less than 24 hour old 5.0 there! 100% stock, 3.31 gears.... I think it was the all season tires, but not sure... 21 miles on it... He ripped off a 12.94! Went to Atco on Saturday and ran an 12.7x!!

I did beat on the non-power adder V6 Stangs that were there though! LOL
Cool... but beating on the 240HP V6 stang is kinda like "beatin a dead pony.... er horse" isn't it? lol!
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