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12-18-2014, 03:31 PM
Thanks Sticky - I hope to test them out very thoroughly this Spring and Summer!
12-17-2014, 01:43 AM
Got it...I'm not sure what they can do...they do work on many other manufacturers than just Nissan of course...Has anyone added 35R's to a BMW? What turbo size do you use Sticky?
Alpha 12's are...
12-16-2014, 11:50 PM
You actually can. The Alpha 12 package is simply the turbos and piping - somewhere in the 14-15K range?
12-16-2014, 07:02 PM
This looks familiar lol...
To be accurate for everyone - this graph is in crank HP not whp.
EDIT: on the street - no discounts - the full A16 would be about 120K+ anything additional you might...
12-16-2014, 07:00 PM
That would depend on your relationship with your Vendor (mine happens to be my friend as well as Master Tech).
Its really up to them.
12-16-2014, 05:11 PM
Lol - I didn't even see this thread...so there you go another Alpha 16 turbo'd car at about 1400 ahwp - I'm not sure what the PSI was for this run (most are around 40-42 PSI for the "average" upper...
12-16-2014, 04:42 PM
Lol - I agree. Although I live in Toronto - there aren't too many dyno's with more capability than 1500 awhp. Plus its also trusting the dyno and shop that owns it. I am okay with the numbers - we...
12-16-2014, 04:36 PM
Its a good question...I think its fair to say what the dyno type is (its limits) is a big part. The dyno we are on is a 1500 awhp max dyno - and it is struggling to hit that number. ETS and AMS - I...
12-16-2014, 04:22 PM
So far - no. With three guys sitting in the trunk to tires added on top of it - it spins very hard - in the exact same spot every time. Shredding my tires in the process (R888's). I was told DR's are...
12-16-2014, 04:10 PM
Thanks Sticky - yes, it has done well. The 1383 awhp picture shows how significant the spin is - and when I drew a simply smooth curve from where the dip starts to where it would hit without that dip...
12-16-2014, 03:38 PM
Here's an update...with at least 6-9 PSI left on the table - and although the season is over - it seems Apex Motoring has built me a solid car.
You will be able to see the wheel spin on the...
09-08-2014, 01:10 AM
Something people may not know is that VIR was completely repaved before this years Lightening Lap. As nice as it is to see the GTR do well - I have to be unbiased and state that a repaved track can...
08-24-2014, 02:50 PM
That is unlikely. The good thing about doing this sort of work is - if done properly - you can upgrade to an A14, 16 or even 20. The Sonny Bryant 4.1 has done quite well when FULLY built.
08-21-2014, 12:29 PM
08-20-2014, 06:41 PM
Here's a new AMS Alpha 12 ET record...
08-20-2014, 04:09 PM
Alpha 12 world record ET run...
08-19-2014, 11:26 PM
It is...and the DSM cars were pretty insane as well - there was one chassis !G car that ran a 7 second pass at 180 MPH - and many were in the 8's.
The GTR's are getting bigger there every year....
08-19-2014, 11:09 PM
An all AMS final - with a super boosted Alpha 12 and Alpha 16...it's a GREAT race!
08-19-2014, 11:08 PM
Semi-final - and ETS who has the more powerful car is set to win against the AMS Alpha 16 owned and driven by Gidi...
08-19-2014, 11:07 PM
Onto the quarters and ETS shows it has the car to beat;
08-19-2014, 11:06 PM
Gidi's AMS Alpha 16 turns it up to qualify second with a blistering 8.2 at 179 MPH;
08-19-2014, 11:04 PM
Sean Ivey qualifying pass in his Alpha 16;
08-19-2014, 11:03 PM
New Alpha 12 record (yes A12) with John Shepherd driving a Customer car (Nike);
08-19-2014, 11:01 PM
ETS Super99 GTR back again - against an 8 second GTR...
08-19-2014, 11:00 PM
Gideons AMS Alpha 16 - High Boost - Qualifier;