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Old 10-03-2010, 10:25 PM
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Default Re: FRF Afterhours

Originally Posted by richarddhoward View Post
No, there is x amount of horsepower at your crank, there is a parasitic draw from your transmission, driveline and rear diff, as well as your tires, if you have a really heavy tire, extreme example a 44 inch bogger, you lose horsepower at the wheels *where I am making my point. compared to a 33 inch. You take of some of the rotational mass, or weight you are trying to spin and you will gain horsepower at your wheels.

But we're talking about a highly tuned car, no way such a radical change would have been done.