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      11-16-2012, 09:32 PM   #1
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Airstrip Attack: ESS VT2 M3 vs Ford GT w/SC upgrade

I got a chance to run a beast - Ford GT with an upgraded supercharger.

The camera was pointing ahead most of the time as I assumed I was going to get walked badly.

When I turn the camera at the end of the run, you can hear me hitting fuel cut-off at the top of 5th gear as I forgot to shift as I was more worried about adjusting the camera lol.

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      11-16-2012, 10:08 PM   #2
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Nice!!!
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Nice runs you held your own
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      11-16-2012, 10:50 PM   #5
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Very impressive !
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Wow nice run!
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That's an impressive run!!
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Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
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Thanks guys!

I'm very happy with how the car has turned out. The VT2 blower with the catless exhaust + high octane gas is such a simple combination that is extremely reliable and makes exceptional power. I thought the GT was going to put 5-6 cars on me so this one really surprised me!
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Very nice. I was expecting him to take you out closer to the beginning.
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Schweet. Need more cameras next time!
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Thanks guys!

I'm very happy with how the car has turned out. The VT2 blower with the catless exhaust + high octane gas is such a simple combination that is extremely reliable and makes exceptional power. I thought the GT was going to put 5-6 cars on me so this one really surprised me!
Did you get a chance to talk to the guy afterwards?
He must have been, "WTF is in that thing!!!!???"

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my girlfriend's dad has a GT and it's def a great driver's car; Just for reference the car (stock) made 460 hp and 486 torque. So I'm sure that car was making more. Looks good! (tech voice)
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Thanks guys.

The GT owner (Greg) is a cool guy. I don't think he was surprised at all because he knows Drew and so he's aware of what a supercharged M3 can do. Even with the upgraded SC I think I still had a higher dyno number but was expecting him to be able to pull away given his weight/aero advantage.
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