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So, Friday night, I went down to the local spot to watch some races and found myself participating. I was talking to a guy while watching some races and he said he had a Thunderbird SC and asked if I was interested in racing it. So, of course, I didn't back out. Now he said that the SC was stock except for the the exhaust, and last year he had a SC pulley on it, but took it off this year. Why, I don't know. So, I thought this might be a good time to try out the new clutch. We raced twice. The first one we both spun, but I regained traction before he did and put about 3 car lengths on him by the end of the 1/4 mile. We came back and he said he was manually shifting his auto and wanted to try it again. So we lined up again. We both had a much better launch and I immediately put 4 car lengths on him through 1st and 2nd gear and kept it till the end. Does anyone know what a "stock" SC runs in the quarter mile? I knew that it should be a great race for the stock SHO. But I thought it would have been a closer race at the end. Maybe it all just came down to the drivers. Any info would be great.
 

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is this the usual spot from randazios? i wanted to go, but didnt have any power on friday night, so i stayed in. good job on that win, if i dont go to cleveland this comin weekend, i wanna try and get to the races more, just have to find some good getaway driver freinds,
 

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Yes, it was at Randazzo's, but we raced at Plymouth and Rouge Park. I might try to get out there again this weekend weather permitting.
 

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i'm down for it...sho's finally raceable, let me know and i'll come down. and i raced a sentra se-r and smoked it...smoked an 03 gtp from a roll and got killed by a stock 03-04 gt mustang
 

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Friday night is usually when I head down there after work. Saturdays are no good for me because I don't think it is wise to take my 5 year old down there.
 

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ok kool if the weather is nice on friday i'll head down there...what time do you head down there? and how many ppl are usually there this time of year?
 

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I head down there at about 11pm. Last weekend there were more people from what I heard. But this past Friday, there were about 20 people racing, and some spectators.

Tman- do you remember the guy that we talked to down there about doing Taurus heater cores and clutches? Well I decided to give him a shot since I was low on cash and need to get the clutch taken care of. From what I can tell, he is a pretty reputable guy and resonable.
 

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yea i remeber him...i've seen him every where....i got a new clutch and tranny so i'm ready to rock and roll
crappy tires and all
 
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