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Author Topic:   Fuel Level and usage
sleadhead44
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 109
posted June 23, 2004 02:50 PM  
Just curious if you all run with tank full of fuel for every race or what your method is. Do you adjust for fuel consumption?
AND How much fuel do you burn in a night, say 2 qualifying laps, 8-10 Heat Laps, and 20-25 Feature laps.


Jesterondirt
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 56
posted June 23, 2004 03:07 PM  
I have to keep mine full, our weight limit is 3300, by the end of the feature i usually weigh in at 3375-3420, so it works out alright.

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted June 23, 2004 04:50 PM  
You will probally burn 7 to 8 gallons and it depends on what your weight rule is as the race night goes on you will lose about 1 percent of weight some were depends on location of the cell

eborcim
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 303
posted June 24, 2004 07:42 AM  
Usually burn ~7 gallons between 8 lap heat and 12-15 lap feature. We fill up before the feature so there is rear weight.

    

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