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Old 02-23-2012, 06:29 PM
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Originally Posted by gusman View Post
Given how much more those cummins weigh compared to your truck... One would not expect them to beat you, deleted and tuned or not. Especially a MC with a 6" lift. And the second one I'm assuming you meant crew cab not quad since they dont exist in 3/4 ton and up models.

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22.5's weigh a ton I wouldnt waste the fuel racing that one...
A tuned 6.4 ford with deletes can make 575-600hp depending on the tune. That is approximately double what a stock ram will put down on a dyno. The ford would have to weigh over 9000lbs for me to have a better power/weight ratio. Crew cab 6.4's have been in the 12's with a tune only. Even if you added a full second for the weight of the 22.5's he'd still likely edge out all but the quickest stock rams. Being able to launch under boost in 4wd is a definite advantage.
It should be a pretty close race.
07 rclb cummins. Efi live by silver bullet tuning

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