Lifting a wheel

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  1. SRTFighter

    SRTFighter Silver Member

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    Anyone out there racing a hellcat with enough power to lift a wheel off the ground? If so are there any videos?

    Top Cat if anyone will know it will be you.
     
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    Markp Gold Member Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC Club Member

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    Not on a drag radial. Have to start using some real race slicks for wheelies.
     
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    Linda's Hell Cat SRT Hellcat Supporter Gold Supporting Member Fastest HC Charger/Record Holder

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    I haven't seen any videos, but I've been told on several of my runs I got air by several people :cool:

    I do not have slicks :D

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    Linda get John to take some videos of you lifting a wheel next time you both are out.
     
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    We run drag radials vs bias slicks, so the tire technology is different and getting air actually hurts us, need to understand weight transfer for each set up, we will be testing new shocks when they arrive in the next 4-6 weeks.
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    Lifting your wheels in the air is never about the ET or slip that you get....It's just for show.

    I am mostly just curious to see which side lifts on these cars (Drivers or Passengers side)
     
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    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

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    What actual tire and wheel are u running Linda?? On both cats...
     
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  9. MABBRYFL30

    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

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  10. Mike Comp T/A #57

    Mike Comp T/A #57 Gold Member

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    Front end lift. Maybe I can get some air when I mount my front Racestar rims.

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    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

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    Great pic mike. I would have that matted and framed.
     
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  12. Mike Comp T/A #57

    Mike Comp T/A #57 Gold Member

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    Thanks! Here's another one.
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    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

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    Another great pic mike. Aweome
     
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    CDThurman Senior Hellcat Member

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    I agree.. I think I voted you HOTM for that picture... nice lift and wrinkles on the rear.
     
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