Secret to a good launch?

Discussion in 'OT Driven' started by Maverick, Jun 20, 2004.

  1. Maverick

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    What's the secret to a perfect launch when racing? I've been experimenting in my 99' Accord. Rev'ing the engine to 3k RPMS and slowly letting out the clutch gives me more power and a smoother launch than letting out than mashing the gas and letting out the clutch pretty fast.
     
  2. Atheist

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    Slowing letting the clutch out up high is a great way to burn it up. On the street, try 1.5 - 2k and feathering it extremely quickily and giving it about 60% throttle then going to WOT.
     
  3. Maverick

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    So I should rev upto 2k RPM, and let the clutch how how fast while giving it 60% thottle?
     
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