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This is a discussion on can you guys help out a noob here. within the Motorsports Talk forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; im actually hoping for somewhat unbiased responses. i know i will generally defend my make/model by saying its the faster ...

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    im actually hoping for somewhat unbiased responses. i know i will generally defend my make/model by saying its the faster choice but i know that it is not always true. im not new to drag racing but the guy im racing has more expirence than i do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Allwheeldrive66 View Post
    well what do you think of my situation? im figuring it will be pretty close, but im wondering what people with more expirence with these cars think.
    If the 'Stang is auto, you should take him. If not, it's gonna be a drivers race.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wrx wagone View Post
    I'd go 8,300.
    Hey now, I want to keep his tranny alive..................

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    Quote Originally Posted by timber View Post
    If the 'Stang is auto, you should take him. If not, it's gonna be a drivers race.
    its a 5 speed. i know what hes got done to his car pretty well. i helped him install a couple things. he did say he is worried about one major thing though. he has an open diff still. 1 wheel drive against 4 wheel lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by tuskenraider View Post
    Hey now, I want to keep his tranny alive..................
    thanks for caring hahaha but then again that would give me reason to go for the STI's 6 speed lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by wrx wagone View Post
    Let the internet racing continue...
    Internet racing is the best thing since sliced bread. It's even better than sex. Most internet racers have no idea about that though since they can't get any.
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    Quote Originally Posted by teflon_jones View Post
    Internet racing is the best thing since sliced bread. It's even better than sex. Most internet racers have no idea about that though since they can't get any.
    well as ive said, its no BS street race, not sure which track were taking it to because the nearest one is 3 hours away either north or south but it will be on one of those.

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    ditch the CAI and you might stand a better chance!
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    Quote Originally Posted by tarmacsti View Post
    ditch the CAI and you might stand a better chance!
    really? the intake hurts me?

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    reading this post allot more than the cai thats hurting you... but removing it would improve your cars breathing... just do a airbox silencer delete


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    really all i am doing here is asking people's opinions on the race, i want to have an idea of how its going to come out. if i know its a sure thing, cool. if i know im gonna lose ill work harder not to. im expecting it to be a really close race though

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    You shouldnt be racing if you know its a sure thing.... then whats the piont?
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    Quote Originally Posted by tarmacsti View Post
    You shouldnt be racing if you know its a sure thing.... then whats the piont?
    i usually agree with you, in this case it would be to shut him down lol

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    Seems to me like you making an awful lot of effort for someone else satisfaction?
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    nah its fun either way, i could be going alone and i would still have a blast. so where ever he is in this drag, wether it be in front or behind, hell in the stands is fine, i am going to have fun. i will say if against someone who will sit with me fender to fender i am having a hell of alot more fun, thats what im hoping for

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