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Old 01-12-18, 07:05 PM
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Sacramento Raceway was 16 feet ASL. Hard to get too much lower without getting wet or going to the Mojave.
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Originally Posted by lobuxracer View Post
Sacramento Raceway was 16 feet ASL. Hard to get too much lower without getting wet or going to the Mojave.
In a matter of a day, I was able to experience full power bone stock ISF... and asthmatic ISF when driving in 6000ft...

Pulling onto a 40mph road was scary LOL
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In a matter of a day, I was able to experience full power bone stock ISF... and asthmatic ISF when driving in 6000ft...

Pulling onto a 40mph road was scary LOL
You can do that in just an hour and a half from Sacramento. I lived there 24 years. Tahoe makes NA engines feel like kittens compared to Sacramento.
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In Utah at about 6,000 ft. it still pulls hard still beats almost everything I go against. Going into the mountains 8,000 ft and up it still pulls.
Bought the car at sea level.
Sea Level - 5,000/6,000 ft. is a big difference
5,000/6,000 - 8,000 ft not so much.
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Originally Posted by lobuxracer View Post
You can do that in just an hour and a half from Sacramento. I lived there 24 years. Tahoe makes NA engines feel like kittens compared to Sacramento.
Haha! I agree, I've done that before with the Pickup. That 22RE did not like Tahoe but I survived. Maybe I was so accustomed to the lack of power lol



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In Utah at about 6,000 ft. it still pulls hard still beats almost everything I go against. Going into the mountains 8,000 ft and up it still pulls.
Bought the car at sea level.
Sea Level - 5,000/6,000 ft. is a big difference
5,000/6,000 - 8,000 ft not so much.
Yeah, you're already used to the drastic change. Forced induction is a beautiful thing, can't wait to get back into the Supra sometime this year.
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