In racing, what is more important. Torque or Horsepower???

Discussion in 'OT Driven' started by BigBronco, Jul 23, 2007.

  1. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
    Explain this marvel to the world to me OT!

    :hsugh:
     
  2. fusion210

    fusion210 New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2001
    Messages:
    160,079
    Likes Received:
    0
    Try to get horsepower without torque. :hsugh:
     
  3. Light Speed

    Light Speed Guest

    try to tow a boat without torque
     
  4. Tron

    Tron New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2003
    Messages:
    25,119
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Prince George, BC....Yes, Canada
    what kind of racing? straightline or autox or nascar type crap?
     
  5. Satellite

    Satellite Guest

    Eleventy Billion Torque > *
     
  6. where am I?

    where am I? is staring into your soul....

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2003
    Messages:
    47,401
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    NoVA
    shut the fuck up
     
  7. retorq

    retorq What up bitch??

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2006
    Messages:
    6,061
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Mohave Desert
    1/8mile = torque

    1/4mile = horsepower
     
  8. Light Speed

    Light Speed Guest

    arent you white?
     
  9. Satellite

    Satellite Guest

    Torque >>>> Horsepower
     
  10. Mugatu

    Mugatu Ask me about market research. OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2001
    Messages:
    245,192
    Likes Received:
    0
    groundeffects > *
     
  11. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX


    That is not what I was asking sweetheart ;)
     
  12. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
    Kind of, but wrong.
     
  13. Texasboy

    Texasboy OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2006
    Messages:
    4,881
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    ft.lewis wa - Waco, TX
    Toque to get you off the line and Horsepower to seal the deal at the other end
     
  14. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
    any racing.
     
  15. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
    wrong
     
  16. Light Speed

    Light Speed Guest

    :rofl::rofl:
     
  17. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX

    wrong
     
  18. Dr. Zoidberg

    Dr. Zoidberg the lovable tramp

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2003
    Messages:
    120,791
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Ohio
    flat torque curve throughout the entire rpm band is ideal
     
  19. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX

    wrong
     
  20. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX
    Yes!@~! :bowdown: :h5:
     
  21. Tills

    Tills Lets Go Flyers

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2001
    Messages:
    12,684
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Los Angeles
    Big Torque Curve
     
  22. PhatStreet

    PhatStreet ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2005
    Messages:
    12,235
    Likes Received:
    0
    ban for racism and bad fellowship
     
  23. saboten

    saboten Chat With a Live Computer Repair Expert About Your

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2004
    Messages:
    66,735
    Likes Received:
    0
    AREA under the HORSEPOWER curve


    /thread
     
  24. BigBronco

    BigBronco OT Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2004
    Messages:
    116,610
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    HTX

    in street driving yes, a nice flat torque curve will help out.
     
  25. where am I?

    where am I? is staring into your soul....

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2003
    Messages:
    47,401
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    NoVA
    yes i am white...what does that have to do with anything
     

Share This Page