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Author Topic:   Does anyone on here race a limited modified.
hughes
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 141
posted November 06, 2002 04:04 PM
Just wondering! I never hear a peep about that class. Hey jammin maybe this class could replace the cruiser slot on this board.

Has anyone race a small chevy v-8 with that 350cfm 2 barrell with those bigger v-8. I was just wondering with the carb restriction could you actually be faster (set-ups being equal).

Dixon
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 45
posted November 06, 2002 10:59 PM
I've seen it work that way with a buddy's late-model. Not necessarily with carb sizes, but with engine power. He was running a motor he built himself, probably 500 HP or so, then he picked up a real nasty one that dyno'd at over 800. He still hasn't run a lap that was as fast as his old motor, but the catch is that engine power will GREATLY affect handling...so saying "having the same setups" will really never work.

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 1565
posted November 06, 2002 11:07 PM UIN: 54865418
i will be running a limited class this year not sure if it's the same as your talking about tho my class is imca rules with 360cid 9-1 comp ansd 500cfm carb

tilley88
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 353
posted November 06, 2002 11:13 PM
800 horse? Sounds like your friend needs a Sprint car!!

FirstLight7
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 30
posted November 14, 2002 12:04 PM
Just finished a Sims Limited in time for practice yesterday. Seemed to handle well it's first time out.

redneck bubbas racing
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 213
posted November 15, 2002 09:34 PM
Firstlight- Where are you from, Houston or the Waco-Dallas area? I am looking to build a limited, its just hard to come up with the funds right now.

techmaster35
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 259
posted November 15, 2002 11:09 PM
just cause it is bigger dosent mean its better. UDTRA used to have weight brakes for the small block latemodels compared to the big block latemodels. UDTRA got rid of the rules because the small block cars started winning. if you have too much power and not enough tire your gonna spin the tires getting on the gas out of the turn but with a smaller motor your car will hook better and the same set ups with the 2 diffrent motor combos will never work because you got to tune the car to how much power you have.

go4win
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 61
posted November 16, 2002 02:41 AM
"there is no replacement for displacement"
this is true with 350cfm and any other cfm.

The SIMS Limiteds were exciting to watch at
85 Speedway tonite! Two flips before they
completed the first lap.

[This message has been edited by go4win (edited November 16, 2002).]

yankie
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 10
posted November 20, 2002 06:17 AM
there is A B-mod in N iowa that runs a
mopar, should say run. the promoter outlawed
it, too much power. 30 plus features, and
3 track champs.

CUSTOMPERFORMANCE
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 639
posted November 20, 2002 08:08 PM
Was that Mopar Ed Green's? Formally of Harris Auto Racing when they were in Story City?

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 1565
posted November 21, 2002 07:19 PM UIN: 54865418
that would be the one

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