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New Best Time...(sorta)

Had the old Bird out at the track last night, got a new best NA in the 1/8 mi...

Old record was 8.425 on the long standing 13.11 run I made over three years ago. Last night in eleminiations, it ripped off a 8.412.

Yea just a tiny improvement(guessing a 13.10 1/4), but I'll take it.

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Reply #1
, nice run Tom, you had perfect weather for it. It was nice and cool last night though alittle windy here.

I was over at the CNU car show yesterday after tuning on a friends 02 SS Camaro he just bought. With the stock SLP catback, K&N filter, and some LS1 edit tuning by myself the car put down 344hp/361trq on the Dynojet. We were both very impressed.

Congrats on the times!! Makes me wish I could go. :(
1988 Tbird Stock bottom end 306, Windsor Jr's, Explorer intake, 125 shot.
Best ET: 12.11 Best MPH: 113.8 1/4 mile

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like the new picture. You should go for the 12's now
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I honestly dont think you could exceed the cost of a new car buy installing new *stock* parts everywhere in your coug our tbird. Its just plain impossible. You could revamp the entire drivetrain/engine/suspenstion and still come out ahead.
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1987 Ford Thunderbird LX. 5.0. s.o., sn-95 t-5 and an f-150 clutch. Driven daily and going strong.
1986 cougar.
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Reply #3
yeah tom, that 460 would be nice ;) youd run 11's easy

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he's been 12's ;)
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