Trans am vs Mach 1 - LS1TECH

Log In 


Street Racing & Kill Stories Basic Technical Questions & Advice

Trans am vs Mach 1

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-19-2012, 08:21 PM   #1
TECH Fanatic
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
 
Sladester2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Southeast Missouri
Posts: 1,088
Default Trans am vs Mach 1

Had the chance to run a Mach 1 today.. In Mexico. After seeing all the post on here I was scared he what exhaust so I figured he was at least 700 hp. We were pretty even till about 110 but I started to pull away. Edged him out a little does this sound about right? I just have a lid and a cat back pretty much:p
Sladester2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:25 PM   #2
11 Second Club
iTrader: (15)
 
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 881
Default

I hardly understand, but it sounds about right if he's stock. Usually its a drivers race stock for stock.
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:30 PM   #3
Teching In
 
Turbo2vGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Parma, Ohio
Posts: 16
Default

I understand all the Mach hate from a GM site, but my two buddies both had Machs with just o/r mid-pipe, catback, and a dyno tune. On radials both running mid 12s at 109-110mph.
Turbo2vGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:31 PM   #4
Launching!
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Greenhaven/ South Sacramento 'Burbs
Posts: 206
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbo2vGT View Post
I understand all the Mach hate from a GM site, but my two buddies both had Machs with just o/r mid-pipe, catback, and a dyno tune. On radials both running mid 12s at 109-110mph.
Doubt it.
Redfire 03 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:36 PM   #5
Teching In
 
Turbo2vGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Parma, Ohio
Posts: 16
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Redfire 03 View Post
Doubt it.
Ok.
He didn't hit 12's on this pass, but the mph is there
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5wR...0&feature=plcp
Turbo2vGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:36 PM   #6
10 Second Club
iTrader: (41)
 
senicalj4579's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 5,216
Default

700hp is great
senicalj4579 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:39 PM   #7
11 Second Club
iTrader: (15)
 
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 881
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by senicalj4579 View Post
700hp is great


Im wondering about that too... Was it a joke?
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:42 PM   #8
TECH Fanatic
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
 
Sladester2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Southeast Missouri
Posts: 1,088
Default

Ya it was a joke lol. I see crap like that about them here all the time. On my iPhone so the post was auto corrected. Meant to say all he had was exhaust. At least that's what he told me. And we were pretty dead even but I started to pull away at about 110.
Sladester2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:42 PM   #9
TECH Fanatic
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
 
Sladester2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Southeast Missouri
Posts: 1,088
Default

And I don't hate machs. I told him it was a beautiful car
Sladester2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:47 PM   #10
TECH Apprentice
 
92builtbird's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 325
Default

92builtbird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:47 PM   #11
TECH Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 664
Default

Good Run OP. Sounds like you ran into a stockish one like yourself seems right and is your car a auto or M6. Btw here is my experience with a Mach 1.

My car was longtubes tru-dual exhaust and 3.90 gear.
Mach 1 was catless y-pipe and some sort of aftermarket muffler, CAI, 3.73 gear with a I think a SCT "canned" tune. Both cars are manual trans.

BigBirdLS1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:47 PM   #12
11 Second Club
iTrader: (15)
 
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 881
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbo2vGT View Post
Ok.
He didn't hit 12's on this pass, but the mph is there
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5wR...0&feature=plcp



I ran a 13.9 when completely stock and car in not so good condition mechanically, (General maintenace Etc).

I dont hate on stangs... Theres a few solid ones running around my area.

Its a drivers race...
LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 08:55 PM   #13
TECH Fanatic
Thread Starter
iTrader: (1)
 
Sladester2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Southeast Missouri
Posts: 1,088
Default

Nice bigbird and an m6
Sladester2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:04 PM   #14
Teching In
 
Turbo2vGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Parma, Ohio
Posts: 16
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LASTOFTHEBREED02T/A View Post
I ran a 13.9 when completely stock and car in not so good condition mechanically, (General maintenace Etc).

I dont hate on stangs... Theres a few solid ones running around my area.

Its a drivers race...
It's all good. The best my other friend (he had a black Mach with same mods) got was a 12.56 at 111 that day.
Turbo2vGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:09 PM   #15
On The Tree
 
Heater's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Wilmywood NC
Posts: 149
Default

I had no idea Mach I's were that fast until I got on LS1tech
Heater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:10 PM   #16
TECH Junkie
iTrader: (6)
 
HioSSilver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Winchester, VA
Posts: 3,596
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turbo2vGT View Post
Ok.
He didn't hit 12's on this pass, but the mph is there
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5wR...0&feature=plcp
LOL@ leaving off a 2step to run 13's. Your not gonna make your point posting vids like that.
HioSSilver is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:14 PM   #17
Teching In
 
Turbo2vGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Parma, Ohio
Posts: 16
Default

It does nothing but help get a launch off and pay attention to the tree.
Turbo2vGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:19 PM   #18
TECH Junkie
iTrader: (6)
 
HioSSilver's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Winchester, VA
Posts: 3,596
Default

Whatever.....he's dead hooking off a 2step to run 13.0 on a tire with atleast exhaust on it. For comparison I ran 13.0 @ 109 slipping the clutch to get moving with only 2mods. A airlid and a granitelli mass air. If we were to have run on the street he would've been looking at tailights......even though we ran the same et with a launch like he's getting.

Last edited by HioSSilver; 06-19-2012 at 09:24 PM.
HioSSilver is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:25 PM   #19
Teching In
 
Mach Boy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Indy
Posts: 9
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HioSSilver View Post
Whatever.....he's dead hooking off a 2step to run 13.0 on a tire with atleast exhaust on it. For comparison I ran 13.0 @ 109 slipping the clutch to get moving with only 2mods. A airlid and a granitelli mass air. If we were to have run on the street he would've been looking at tailights......even though we ran the same et with a launch like he's getting.
Was that on your stock motor or your other stock motor?
Mach Boy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2012, 09:25 PM   #20
Teching In
 
Turbo2vGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Parma, Ohio
Posts: 16
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HioSSilver View Post
Whatever.....he's dead hooking off a 2step to run 13.0 on a tire with atleast exhaust on it. For comparison I ran 13.0 @ 109 slipping the clutch to get moving with only 2mods. A airlid and a granitelli mass air. If we were to have run on the street he would've been looking at tailights......even though we ran the same et with a launch like he's getting.
Thats cool.
Turbo2vGT is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
tt mach 1, vettes, turbo porsche and cts v Silver408z Street Racing & Kill Stories 5 04-25-2013 01:40 AM
Predictions for Bolt-on Mach 1 vs. Bolt-on Z28? TwitchZ28 Street Racing & Kill Stories 39 09-14-2012 07:41 PM
'01 Trans Am WS.6 vs 03 Mustang Mach 1 Jake18 Street Racing & Kill Stories 81 09-05-2012 10:50 PM
AWD TBSS vs. Mach 1 Zac_Speed Street Racing & Kill Stories 38 05-28-2011 10:58 AM
Just drove brand new mach 1... Scouting report baddogz28 Street Racing & Kill Stories 30 12-16-2002 07:26 AM


Tags
black, custom, doctor, lowered, mach, pink, playing, powered, s55o, stories, time, trans, vbulletin, wheels, white

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:38 PM.