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|21st January 2007, 10:14||#16|
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guys what if the front is given a rake and the back is raised the weight of the engine and fwd will increase the traction is that possible.
|22nd January 2007, 12:09||#17|
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- Better Tyres
- Slightly lower pressure up front
- Right launch RPM
- Stiffer suspension that will not allow the front to lift (Raising the rear helps but if you can keep the car even nothin like it.)
However if it is a FWD a lift would lead to a wheel spin and Hop which will mean a slower launch / trap speed.
The key to do the best a the drag is to nail the first 60 feet.
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|22nd January 2007, 17:24||#18|
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i hear that a good 60' time is very critical for a good trap speed.
i bet it gets harder and harder to launch high powered cars because of traction issues and even though they might get a good time, their trap speed will suffer.
thanks for clarifying.
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