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Originally Posted by AMShaneLesky View Post
The first time you ever rip a burnout, you'll want to do a 6-7 second pull. After that, you won't need to smoke them very long. Maybe 3-4 seconds from then on? What I do is start smoking the tires and you'll feel them started to catch and push the car forward. This is when I usually let out. If you haven't burned out with a drag radial like this before, you'll see it's not like doing a burnout with a street tire. The Hoosiers get sticky VERY quick!

Shane
Good to know! Less burn out hopefully means a longer tire life and not needing a line lok haha. Is it better to to them in first or second gear?

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