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post #15 of (permalink) Old 03-28-2006
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Originally Posted by 02v6Mustang
When I tried it today it felt like the tire spun for a while before it would get traction and actually pick up some speed. It seemed like i could get to 60 quicker whenever i don't powerbrake but i only tried it twice. I think i held the gas a little too long before i left off the brake. But i'm not sure.
If you are getting a better 60 when you don't power brake, then you are doing something wrong. How high to you bring the R's up before you launch? Are the tires spinning when you launch?

You have to bring the R's up as high as they can go without breaking the tires loose. If the tires break loose before you launch you are essentially doing a burn out and you will just fry the tires when you let off the brake.

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