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      03-27-2008, 09:17 PM   #176

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Originally Posted by T Bone View Post
I don't think we can come to terms.
I would want to see a bet defined in the following terms.

Shift time = total time from when acceleration starts to drop during the gear change to when acceleration is back at or above the steady state for the next gear.

Put in terms of the real world graph:
Originally Posted by enigma View Post
This is real logged data from my 6mt car going 3->4 at laguna seca.

Log was from this driving session
The time counted would be from just a hair before the 1.2s mark where acceleration starts to dip until 1.6s where acceleration has returned to the expected value for the next gear. So I would measure that at about 0.42s

You guys pick an over/under number for that metric.
Manual gearboxes, the rotary dial of cars.