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Vehicle: 2004 Mustang GT and 1967 Mustang Fastback
Location: New Jersey
Bad trip at the track, but got some experience
Went to the track last night and got two runs in. This is only my 2nd and 3rd runs ever, so I was very nervous lol.
I'll start by saying that it was very hot, and on top of the heat, upper 80s, I was required to buy and wear a fire jacket. So I was baking in my car, and my hands were sweating from the heat/nervousness.
First run I didn't launch or anything, took off pretty normally, didn't want to spin and I didn't. Scared of spinning I didn't go too crazy in first and a little of second. Then missed 3rd lol.
2nd run much of the same, except missed 2nd lol. Similar time, but a higher trap.
I just have to get out there more and dont get too nervous. From what you guys see what do you think my car could run on street tires with say a 2.0 60'?
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2004 Mustang GT
Vortech V2 SQ-Trim
CX Racing Intercooler
SLP Catted X
SLP Power-Flo Catback
Mac 70mm Throttle Body
Tuned by Big Daddy Performance
With a 111 trap speed you could go 12.7-13.1 depending on the track and conditions.
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Why did you have to buy a fire jacket? Your trap speeds are no where near the speeds that require a fire jacket. Being you run faster than 13.99 you didn't even need to wear a helmet.
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