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Yea you know it's getting a little nicer in the evenings lately here in south Texas and our local drag strip is open for test&tune Wed and Fri nights. Should be able to talk him into going one day after work, might have to bribe him with some beer though (afterwards of course).
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Theres a raptor 6.2 ex cab that lives around me that i have ran on the road a few times and he always loses no matter 30 punch 60 punch on the highway or dead stop from a red light I'm pretty sure you'll smoke him
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I have revved and gassed it near every little rich college kid that is around my town with them, (and I mean they r everywhere) none of them will even try
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man I wish I was a rich college kid...quite the opposite. Don't you usually heard "poor college kid"?? Their daddy's probably bought it for them...or it IS their daddies. hahaha. I have only seen a few in my area...haven't had the pleasure of ending up next to a raptor yet though.
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A hemi will smoke a raptor all day and it is nice seeing there faces after they just got smoked by a truck thats less than half the price
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My buddie with a 5.7 hemi stock ran against a 6.2 raptor stock. Street races though. They were neck and neck all races... We called it a tie after six races. They are surprisingly slow. I feel like a slightly modified ram could take it.
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man I wish I was a rich college kid...quite the opposite. Don't you usually heard "poor college kid"?? Their daddy's probably bought it for them...or it IS their daddies. hahaha. I have only seen a few in my area...haven't had the pleasure of ending up next to a raptor yet though.
Well I am 23 and in college and work full time but don't consider myself a rich kid, I would say I live within my means. My G.I. bill is paying for school so it helps out
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That's impressive. Fortunately I was able to save up enough over the summers to NOT have to work during the school year. And if I ever did run a little low my parents gladly helped as long I was doing well with grades. Graduated now and I can't complain. Anyways...I don't have a problem with ford...drove them my whole life until this dodge. I gotta say I do despise the stupid designs on the rear ends of the raptors. If I had to have one I would not have that on there.
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agreed. the only color I wouldnt mind it so much on is the orange, the rest that would be the first mod I would do if I couldn't have a dodge of course!
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I have had the opportunity to run a 6.2l 4 door raptor. I did this a few times before I boosted the ram and had the same results as mentioned above very close races, basically down to the launch and driver reaction.

After boost he wanted to run a few times and well a boosted Hemi is an absolute animal lol. Left him crying at the start line lol.
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