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post #1 of 3 Old 09-25-2008, 08:12 PM Thread Starter
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My First Time - How'd I do?

Well, I had my first ever drag strip experience last night at Muncie Dragway for T&T. My god, what fun it is!

I'm just curious if anyone can give me pointers and let me know if I'm close to what I should be or if I did alright for a first timer.

I ran a slow 14.2 @ 99 mph, I dunno why; but the car was hot lapped for that run in order to get a run in before intermission. After intermission I had confidence in the car and the track to give spray a try and was rewarded with a 13.2 @ 108, then immediately lined back up to get a 12.9 @ 110. This was done on BFG KDWS tires and I bogged on the first spray run, but launched the hell out of it and spun the 2nd run.

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My 60ft is relatively consistent, I'm gonna guess it could be quite better, but I'm just curious what all insight can be offered for my next time out, or maybe I could just get some advice overall.

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post #2 of 3 Old 09-29-2008, 01:43 AM
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very impressive and good runs for being the first time! if your not doing anything next weekend you should go to the nmra finals in bowling green, a bunch of us from here in indy are going on friday/saturday and would welcome another stang if you want!

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tried that, ripped something and she freaked out, so just regular sex is all i getz
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post #3 of 3 Old 09-29-2008, 09:46 AM
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You should be able to run that all motor.

New times coming soon.....
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