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post #9 of (permalink) Old 01-05-2016
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"More air" only means more power if the engine can consume that air and use fuel to make the power. This "more air equals more power" idea generally means someone doesn't understand how engines work. The factory airbox has more than enough CFM to feed this engine's demands NA. The tune is where it's at. I pushed my fully loaded '12 into the 11s at 115+ on just a mild 91 tune, through the factory paper filter and airbox, with factory exhaust and GT500 mufflers.

2014 Premium GT, SGM, Brembo, Auto, Tech, Comfort, etc. GT500s, Steeda UCA, VMP auto tune, 100 shot on BBR tune, best et: 11.38 at 120.85

2012 GT, Candy Red, Brembo, 3.73, Tech, Comfort, etc. Procal tune, Roush upper, UMI LCAs, Steeda red bracket, GT500s, 28X10X16 Hoosier slicks, best et: 11.91 at 115.23 RIP
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