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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-06-01, 10:16 PM
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This was my last race before I totaled my beloved PGT. I was sitting on an onramp waiting for the light to turn green when this Mustang pulls up besides me. There were 3 young males in the car. The driver rev's his engine and says "lets race!" I heard that the new V6 mustangs have 200 horses so I got excited. I said "lets do it!" so I revved my engine to 6k rpm, when the light turned green I dropped the clutch, smoking my tires and took off like a mother*******. Too bad the Mustang had smoke in it's face as it had a weak start(spun it's tires too long), and when I got to 80mph I couldn't see the lights anymore so I slowed down to 65, then in a few secs, I saw the Mustang fly past me....a little too little, a little to late mother******!!

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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-08-01, 03:53 PM
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You launched at 6,000rpm, but the mustang had the bad start?

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post #3 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-09-01, 10:29 AM
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Originally posted by c-man
You launched at 6,000rpm, but the mustang had the bad start?
Me thinks the Mustang thought it was a burn out competition.

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post #4 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-09-01, 06:26 PM
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Why does everyone always launch at such high rpm? Don't you know it's slowing you down?

Good kill though!
post #5 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-10-01, 05:16 PM
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Originally posted by kl-ze ya!
Why does everyone always launch at such high rpm? Don't you know it's slowing you down?

Good kill though!
I usually launch between 2k-3k. And i usually fether it till she locks up.

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post #6 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-18-01, 06:05 PM
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6k droppin it :oo1: ??

and you said you "took off like a mother"??

my experience with my old stock clutch was that if I let it drop at clutch would have slipped so bad I would have felt like I slipped it :shifty: (and now with my ACT it sure wouldn't be a pretty launch!!)

i think those clear side markers are what let you edge him out :s2:

but if ya killed him :beerchuge

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post #7 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-21-01, 12:47 AM
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The only way I could see launching at 6000 rpm was if I was on a 45-degree slope!
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post #8 of 11 (permalink) Old 12-21-01, 01:12 AM
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i like the burn out theory the best....the burn out comp....if you dumpped it at 6000 then all your car did was smoke tires:s5

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post #9 of 11 (permalink) Old 01-15-02, 07:42 PM
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burn out competition sounds like what it was to me.
had anybody else been there racing, they would of already been up to 40mph before you guys locked up.

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post #10 of 11 (permalink) Old 01-16-02, 10:25 AM
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Nice way to make a new member feel welcome guys, keep up the good work:crazy1:
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