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So I lost to a 97 Accord...

so i was racing my buddy tongiht and he has a stock auto 97 honda accord seda and i was in my sp23 auto with injen cai and i lost all 3 times from a 15mph roll. we r trying to figure out how he beat me. are there any theories out there and anyway you think i can improve my performance?

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Re: So I lost to a 97 Accord...

maybe if u started from stopped, you might take him at the line. How bad did he beat u?

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was it the V6?

Cuz the V6 has like 10 more horses and a little more torque and is about the same weight


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[quote author=ndtechie05 link=topic=24023.msg324681#msg324681 date=1119413270]
so i was racing my buddy tongiht and he has a stock auto 97 honda accord seda and i was in my sp23 auto with injen cai and i lost all 3 times from a 15mph roll. we r trying to figure out how he beat me. are there any theories out there and anyway you think i can improve my performance?

-Brett
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Re: So I lost to a 97 Accord...

did you keep the transmition in 1st during the rolling start?


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Re: So I lost to a 97 Accord...

na it was a 4 banger like mine, his was 140hp

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Re: So I lost to a 97 Accord...

what??!! damn dude take that back to the dealer something is wrong!


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[quote author=Brian805 link=topic=24023.msg324719#msg324719 date=1119415800]


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ATX = crap.

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^^

Is his a manual?

I know I used to race my friend Lancer with my contour and even though my contour had more horseys his was a stick and mine was an Auto..I lost everytime...by a lot..
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