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    1988WHTGT Member

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    Well, I got some M/T ET Street Radials and had to go try them out. My best was a 12.8@107 with a 1.9 60'. I know theres more in the car, I just need to get the launches down. This was my first time out on DR's. It was weird having some traction, ha
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    5.0Droptop ...all those nights we shared, and you're a dude??

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    You should be able to do better than a 1.9 with those tires. Keep practicing.

    I pulled 1.96 on stock suspension and street tires in my vert.
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    Yea, the times where it hooked hard it surprised me and kind of bogged. I just have to get used to it. I'm used to racing on street tires. The last time I went to the 1/8 in Savannah I spun the entire thing. So I'm not used to this whole traction thing, ha
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    5.0Droptop ...all those nights we shared, and you're a dude??

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    Youll get there. Traction is fun.
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    poneypower89 Now everyone in the world will know I wanna bang t

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    I cut a .01 60 ft time and a 1.8 sec 1/8 mile on street tires....
















    I dunno if the tracks broken beams had anything to do with those readings though :shrug:
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    5.0Droptop ...all those nights we shared, and you're a dude??

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    Wow,nice times that car has alot better time it than that for sure.My dads 72 maverick ran a 12.45 at 106.6 with a 1.87 60' time on street tires,Spinning in secound,so you can for sure get better that a 12.9 out of your car.Traction is your friend.
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    Likely a low 12 car with better driving.
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    Yea, I'm thinking its got low 12's in it, I just need more practice with this whole traction thing, ha

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