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Old 8th April 2017, 01:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by motors View Post
What tyre would provide more grip mpss or 888. 888 is a softer tyre with more grip but less sidewall movement. Any drag racers out there that have done this comparison?
After trying both neither are anywhere near ideal but the 888 slightly had the edge, the trick is to not launch at too high a RPM/BOOST, I found that 2500 rpm in my map (but AC changed it to make boost in LC rather than just rev) gave a 1.8/9 60ft as opposed to slicks which was 1.4 and they could have handled more rpm/boost

1.4 60ft leaving at 2500rpm

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