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Old 01-23-2015, 04:27 PM   #21
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Man I will never forget a race I had with him. The way he kicked my was like nothing Ive seen. He did it by inches and those inches were the most deliberate inches. It could have easily been my more. He only wanted the few inches
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Old 01-24-2015, 12:48 AM   #22
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150 mph is a long way to slide on your upper cheeks. Gear is cheap. Skin, not so much.
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Old 01-24-2015, 05:50 AM   #23
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I was shifting where I needed to I felt. If I was short shifting I was missing a perfect shift by a couple hundred rpms. Better that than bounce off the limiter.
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More to it than that. You watch your dyno chart and you will see power drops before you reach the point of bouncing off limiter. The down side can be having to hit another gear right before the line. That's where hearing comes into play.
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