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      10-24-2011, 10:57 AM   #1
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My Texas Mile Run 1 Oct 22

This was my fastest run (of two) for the day. I have some other video and pics that I will post later.

I'd like to hear some ideas on getting this car into the 190-200 range.. Seriously.

Watch in Full Screen 1080!

Run 1


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Run 2/2

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      10-24-2011, 11:23 AM   #2
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God dude that looks crazy fast. What happened at the beginning looks like you got to 60 in like 2 seconds ha and then dropped to 40.
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      10-24-2011, 11:26 AM   #3
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what was your official speed?
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      10-24-2011, 11:34 AM   #4
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God dude that looks crazy fast. What happened at the beginning looks like you got to 60 in like 2 seconds ha and then dropped to 40.
Looks like the rear lost traction for a second which caused the speed to rise and fall.
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      10-24-2011, 11:40 AM   #5
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using my trust tachymetre...looks like you averaged 107mph!
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      10-24-2011, 11:42 AM   #6
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looks like got to 180 indicated which is really good for standing mile.
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      10-24-2011, 11:42 AM   #7
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Looks like the rear lost traction for a second which caused the speed to rise and fall.
Thats what I thought too just looked like such a violent decrease in speed. I guess im just not used to watching the tac when losing traction.
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      10-24-2011, 11:45 AM   #8
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Lots of wheel spin. Wider softer tires are a must before I go again. My official speed was 168.4. My second run was 167 due to me getting completely sideways off the line. That video will be uploaded tonight.
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      10-24-2011, 04:31 PM   #9
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launch in second, remove back seats, add meth and raise boost
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      10-24-2011, 05:10 PM   #10
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Very nice! Cant wait for next year when you'll have wider tires, stickier tires.

Did you lower the PSI a little? remember watching a 5th Gear show about them trying to hit top speed and they had to lower the PSI for a better launch.
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      10-24-2011, 05:14 PM   #11
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that is sick access bro!
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nice... hopefully PG will also have his car back at the Mile events later next year
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      10-24-2011, 05:49 PM   #14
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Is that a runway? I thought it would be smooth but seems like there were major bumps or gaps in the concrete.
It's an old decommissioned runway so perhaps that's why they stopped landing on it? Works just fine for top speed runs in vehicles.
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      10-24-2011, 07:13 PM   #15
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J, seems like you were changing gears a little early ......or maybe I just couldn't see all of the shift lights. All that aside nice run .............Phil
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yeee boiiii!! thas wusup
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      10-24-2011, 09:38 PM   #17
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That's pretty awesome. Wow, that mile finished quick haha.
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Glad you made it back safely!

What tires were you on?
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Glad you made it back safely!

What tires were you on?
I was on M3roar's stock sized PS2's

Thanks again M3roar for letting me use them.
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My second run using launch control... It was a bit much for the PS2's..

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yep i'd say so.
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