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Re: Screw the 1/4 mile, who wants to run the mile?!
Old November 15th, 2005, 03:45 PM   #19
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Re: Screw the 1/4 mile, who wants to run the mile?!

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Originally Posted by GARY J
Jr,
Since you have the most experience in this type of arena, could you give me an estimate of how fast a 170mph 1/4 mile car would be going at the end of the mile. I was thinking somewhere around 230 or so.
well if you got a car that does 170 mph in the 1/4 on a street tire on 32 psi then you can figure on adding another 60+ mph on top of that depending on the aero of the car.
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