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      02-16-2010, 02:15 AM   #1
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Talking Brilliant White 60-130 VBOX Runs.....WOW!!!

I was finally able to get in some VBOX 60-130 runs today. The weather and schedule have been preventing me from running previously, but here are the results.

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  • ESS Tuning VT2-575 S/C Kit
  • ESS Tuning Stage 2 DCT Software
  • DINAN Racing Mid-Pipe
  • DINAN Exhaust
  • DINAN 3.62 Diff
  • 20" Wheels
  • PS2 Tires
  • 295/25 Rear Tires
  • 91 Octane
  • Outside Temp 72 Degrees
  • DCT Mode S6 used

I ran several runs and several at 9.0 and just under, but after some practice I was able to improve the times considerably. It definitely makes a difference to practice as there is so much power on hand. Also, the ESS DCT Stage 2 software does increase the shift speed and it is considerably noticeable during these runs!

Best 60-130 times
  • 8.56
  • 8.65






I am excited to get some more runs in and with more practice who knows!

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      02-16-2010, 02:22 AM   #2
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5.61 - E46 M3 HPF Stage 2.5 1 shift
6.86 - E46 M3 HPF Stage 2
7.86 - E46 M3, ESS SC Built motor, 16psi, 2 shifts
8.46 - C63 AMG, bolt ons-519whp, 2 shifts
8.59 - E46 M3 BHS SC, built motor 16psi, 2shits
8.67 - E46 M3 VFE Stage 2, MS109, 2shifts
8.84 - E92 M3 ESS VT-575 SC, DCT, 3 shifts
8.95 - E92 M3 Gintani Supercharger Stage 1 SC, DCT, 3shifts
9.34 - E92 335I, JB3 Tip, Water-Meth, 2 shifts
9.5 - Porsche 997TT
9.6 - Ferrari F50
10.06 - 996TT with ECU flash / 1 shift
10.1 - Ferrari F430
10.3 - BMW M6, stock, 2 shifts
10.48 - E60 M5, stock, 2 shifts
10.48 - C63 AMG with headers and flash
10.70 - E92 M3, Bolt Ons, DCT, 3 shifts
10.93 - E63 AMG
10.9 - Lamborghini Murcielago
10.97 - Nissan GT-R
11.05 - E92 M3 6MT, RDsport Stroker RS46, 2 shifts
11.0 - Shelby GT500, stock, 2-shifts
11.28 - E92 M3, Bolt ons, 2 shifts
11.7 - Ferrari Challenge Stradale
11.87 - 997 GT3 RS
12.1 - Lamborghini Gallardo
12.2 - 996tt stock
12.64 - Stock DCT E92 M3
12.9 - Stock 6MT E92 M3 Coupe
13.7 - Stock E46 M3 (freak car) / 1 shift
14.3 - Stock E39 M5 / 1 shift
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      02-16-2010, 02:22 AM   #3
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You did??? wow....
5.75 - E46 M3 HPF Stage 2.5 1 shift
6.86 - E46 M3 HPF Stage 2, 1 shift
8.56- E90 M3 ESS Stage 2 DCT biglare
8.84 - E92 M3 ESS Stage 2 DCT Roman

8.95 - Stage 1 Gintani Supercharger DCT, 3shifts
9.5 - Porsche 997TT
9.6 - Ferrari F50
10.06 - 996TT with ECU flash / 1 shift
10.1 - Ferrari F430
10.3 - BMW M6, stock, 2 shifts
10.48 - E60 M5, stock, 2 shifts
10.48 - C63 AMG with headers and flash
10.70 - E92 M3, Bolt Ons, DCT, 3 shifts
10.93 - E63 AMG
10.9 - Lamborghini Murcielago
10.97 - Nissan GT-R
11.0 - Shelby GT500, stock, 2-shifts
11.7 - Ferrari Challenge Stradale
11.87 - 997 GT3 RS
12.1 - Lamborghini Gallardo
12.2 - 996tt stock
12.64 - Stock DCT E92 M3
12.9 - Stock 6MT E92 M3 Coupe
13.7 - Stock E46 M3 (freak car) / 1 shift
14.3 - Stock E39 M5 / 1 shift
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5.75 by an E46 thats so crazy i wonder how much faster the stage 3(600hp) kit would be
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Nicely done!
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ESS VT3-750 - 60-130MPH 6.14s - 10.81 @ 135.13 MPH 690Whp/463Wtq
Shift-S3ctor E92 M3 - 1/2 Mile Trap Speed WR - 174.13 MPH
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Good to see you guys are getting into this stuff! It is a lot of fun and a great way to measure your car against others.
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Good work! good to see you going out an putting times down!! what speed/rpm did u start at?
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wowowee!!! That's quick
so it drills 997TT?
I had a turd pull up next to me on Saturday ad blast off after the lights turned green. Would have loved an ESS kit, would have wiped his stupid smile off his face!

Mind you I used to do the same to M3 drivers in my GT2 and cayenne Turbo 600HP
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5.75 by an E46 thats so crazy i wonder how much faster the stage 3(600hp) kit would be
Not sure as traction is the main issue here.


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Good to see you guys are getting into this stuff! It is a lot of fun and a great way to measure your car against others.
Yes, it is a TON of fun to run the cars flat out!


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Good work! good to see you going out an putting times down!! what speed/rpm did u start at?
Thank You!
I had to practice and try several different speeds that worked based on wheel spin. Sometimes 3rd gear worked and other times 4th gear worked.
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?!?! sometimes 3rd gear worked and sometimes 4th?!?!

i dont understand...2nd gear hits apprx 70mph.
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Wow now I'm really interested in getting some good Vbox times in myself.
I'm sure even with more power and better fuel than you there is no way I could out shift the DCT even on my best day. I'm still getting used to not bouncing off the rev limiter since I've lost my feel for how quickly it gets there now.
I'll try my best to pull off the best time I could...when the weather isn't in the low 20's anymore and the ice is gone.

I'll be happy if I touch your time. I'm more interested in pulling all the power out at the track this season first tho
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?!?! sometimes 3rd gear worked and sometimes 4th?!?!

i dont understand...2nd gear hits apprx 70mph.
Sam, it is different with the Dinan Diff.
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Good numbers Larry
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Sam, it is different with the Dinan Diff.
ahhh...spaced on that! thanks for the info.
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Nice numbers! So tempting...must resist...
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5.75 by an E46 thats so crazy i wonder how much faster the stage 3(600hp) kit would be
I think the stage 3 makes more than that. A local buddy that has the stage 2.5 kit with some mods made 602whp on 93 octane and methanol injection...
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your car is MOVING!!! congrats
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your car is MOVING!!! congrats
+1 Impressive stuff
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Wow Very imporessive ....
how does this Vbox work i want one , i wonder how i would do considering i have the 600hp kit ....
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Great times! Keep up the good work!!!
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I can't wait to get a supercharger. I have been waiting for your runs and have to say I am blind with jealousy:Great Job!
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