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Old 04-24-2004, 23:49   #1 (permalink)
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Quarter mile time?

Could some one please tell me what my car could do on the quarter?
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351 Clevo: Mild cam, Edelbrock performer, holley 600 squarbore vac/sec, Genie try y's
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Re: Quarter mile time?

Depends on the condition of your engine/driveline, best guess would be a high 14 low 15 possibly
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Re: Quarter mile time?

not to mention exactly what a 'mild cam' is ...
your stock stall and std ratio diff will be a big drawback
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Re: Quarter mile time?

I'd guess around 15's
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I built the 351 1000 K's ago. And the box is over 300,000 K's old as with the diff. I dont have the cam specs handy but it is borderline with needing a higher stall.
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without knowing more I agree with the other guys, high 14s to low 15s
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[QUOTE=xacoupe]not to mention exactly what a 'mild cam' is ...


or a c10
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Old 04-25-2004, 17:29   #8 (permalink)
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Re: Quarter mile time?

With your tall gearing and standard stall your 60 foot times are probably slower than a standard 351, you may not regain that difference over the quarter. Dont be suprised if it runs slower than stock. I guess low/mid 15's.
If its a daily driver I'd look for a 3:1 diff and a 2500 stall and you should get mid to high 14's
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Re: Quarter mile time?

An XD 351 stock (but in "4V" ie 4 barrel 162kW configuration) with 2.77 gears and FMX auto and 60 series tyres was 'officially' reported to have done the quarter in 15.8secs....
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Finaly found my cam specs: power boss cam, specs: at .050 Inlet 214 deg, 505", exh 224 deg, 535". 112 lobe centers
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