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      03-18-2013, 03:10 PM   #1
Jettt
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Launch Control...

Well that was fun lol

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      03-18-2013, 03:20 PM   #2
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I've only used LC once due to Shiv saying he toasted his clutch after launching at the track (with drag radials and more power). Well, not toasted but it was slipping on a dyno after that. I hope the DCT clutches can handle more than a handful of launches. I mean, come on, why would a true manual handle so much more abuse?
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      03-18-2013, 03:22 PM   #3
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I had my dog in the car for it too.

If only I could have recorded his reaction....

It was something like this.

While I was more like...
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