Drag Racing Tech - question on ET in 1/4mi
05-07-2008, 08:16 PM
alright this is going to my first pass in the 1/4 this friday ever! wondering whats a good E.T. time. and good launching point i get alright traction at 2200rpm...mods are in the sig....and car has 108,000mi DD, and some NT555 street tires...30,000mi. :burn:
05-07-2008, 08:27 PM
Slip the clutch around 4,000 rpm and I would think 12.6-12.8 that's my guess.
05-07-2008, 09:34 PM
try to cut a 60 foot under 2.0 is a plus . the more you can improve the 60 the more you can do overall . make sure you line up right with the racing lines at the track for better traction and pull . being you have street tires go around the water box and just drop the clutch before you line up to clean off your tires and put some heat in them .
you will do good bro . anything under a 13 second pass with a m6 with light mods is a good start . keep us up on your results and good luck !
05-10-2008, 02:03 PM
I finally got my first ever run in last night, running a 13.5 @ 107, pretty nervous and excited, especially against a 05-06 vette w/ huge cam which ran a 12.2. my 60 time was a 2.3:barf: anyways had fun cant wait to get back and get some better starts.
05-10-2008, 02:09 PM
2.3 is pretty bad guess you had stock street tires? Also what is your elevation, with those mods you should have run more than 107 mph.
05-10-2008, 02:18 PM
i got some nt555 steet tires w/ a lil more than 30,000mi on them being my DD not much tread left
05-10-2008, 03:21 PM
I'd get an extra set of race only wheels and tires, then get the right tire for your setup. Sorry but I am not a nitto fan.
05-10-2008, 03:58 PM
get rid of those nittos and get you a pair of MT drag radials and try again.youll better that 13.5 not too good on the rain or wet roads just watch out.
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