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Old 05-17-2010, 11:09 PM   #1
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Default what fuel are you running

id like to know what gas people are running and what numbers they are making

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i was gonna run vp c16 in my car but due to unavailibility i went with c12(108)
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We might all be a little cheap to run anything but premium around here.

Premium, 93
200ish
12ish
TD-04

We all be a likin' the E85.
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going e85. can't wait
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Stock 1.6 block.

Premium 92
235whp
12psi
Chinese 50 trim t3/t04e
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Stock 1.6 block.

Premium 91
225whp
12psi
Garrett 2860RS 0.86
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stock 01+ 1.8

93oc (10% ethanol) pump gas
211rwhp
9psi
mp62
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50/50 mix of VP 100 and California 91 crapgas to make about 95.
264rwhp
15psi
2560

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yeah im not into putting the corn syrup in my motor, plus its not to availible in CT. im just hoping that 108 will be good for the 400hp 20psi+ i plan on running, the c16 is 117 thats what i wanted
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I hate the smell of ethanol.

I'll be running Sunoco fuel. I tried the 96 before, I like. But 93 all day.
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Premium 92
300+ whp
16psi
Garrett GT3076R
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E85
287whp
14psi
2560R
1.9, os valves 2000 head

We have at least 4 stations right around me that sell the ethanol.
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