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Old 08-06-2012, 10:42 AM
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How fast is fast enough?
 
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Originally Posted by lmsport View Post
Go with wither high or low compression. Trying to crutch the engine to use some gas concoction is just a hassle. For race only, I would got to 12.5:1 and just run straight 110. Each point of compression is about 10% more peak horsepower and an increase in torque at every RPM.
10%! Wow, that number seems to get bigger every day. Just last week it was about 2-3%.
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