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      08-19-2011, 09:09 AM   #170
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Originally Posted by Mason3 View Post
DCT can overcome a lot of power. I've raced some serious cars with more power and won that were manual or traditional auto. Remember that during shifts, power is cut to the wheels. If it's a 3-4 shift race, that's a lot of time difference that's power to the wheels in DCT vs stick or auto.
i know dct has some advantage but some people make it out to more that it really is. I know i can take higher hp cars i have raced many but didn't have a chance to take any videos. But when you race someone on the street do you go out and ask if their manual or auto or just run them because its fun to do. We have had this talk a few times, it probably get deleted in the older thread when we were going at it before with the Ess guys.

Rs7 : 10.4 133.50 with a 1.7 60ft Toyo R888
F10 M5: 11.308 131.96 with a 1.9 60ft Street Tires
E90 M3: 11.2 126.7 with a 1.8 60ft Street Tires