Quote Originally Posted by TedC View Post
Tuna, I had a Mopar with 400CI with 2.45. It shifted from 1st to 2nd at 50+ MPH. By that time the race is over.
For many street races from a stop, that's about right.

My Mopar was a 426 Hemi with 3.54 gears so I looked for full 1/4 mile runs or top end races where that Hemi would get it's wind.