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Newbster
05-02-2007, 11:45 PM
I have no prior experience at the drag strip. I see stock 5th gens 5spd's doing around 16.5 stock. Was wondering what it would take to get my car below 16's. I have a short ram, new NGK iridium sparks, and took spare tire outta the trunk/and using lighter rims. What else would I need done to get below 16's? I can strip and I have about a grand to spend. And what's a guess my 1/4 time would be as of right now being auto with little to no major mods done? :hehe:

T-spoon
05-02-2007, 11:52 PM
You're going to need some serious power mods with that auto tranny in there I'd think.

burnyd
05-02-2007, 11:53 PM
you would look really funny with some slicks on your car running 15s at the track lol...

ciento44
05-02-2007, 11:55 PM
Spray will be the easiest and cheapest way. 50shot wet should do it.

Newbster
05-03-2007, 12:00 AM
I dont want to use spray. I want everyday use power. Whatya guys think?

Cavanagh
05-03-2007, 12:24 AM
You get a 3sgte or BEAMS :) :)

But nah, the easiest and cheapest way would be spray like ciento said. You would have to turbo or REALLY build up your 5SFE engine.

burnyd
05-03-2007, 12:25 AM
I dont want to use spray. I want everyday use power. Whatya guys think?

your everyday power to get groceries is not going to get you 15s sorry .

slow_yota
05-06-2007, 10:23 PM
IMO if you dont have a built 3sgte..You prolly shouldt drag race..Its fun but i ran high 15's and pretty much got laughed off the track.Auto-xing your celi is the best in fun and is not a nessecity to have a ton of hp to do it.