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i know it's been around for a while, but i was just drooling over it & thought some of you may want to do the same (pics at bottom)..

C&M: And probably the most common question of all: What's your best time?
Adam Saruwatari: I ran a 7.39 second 1/4 miles @ 175 miles per hour in Sonoma, CA at Infineon Raceway. The car weighs in at 2130 lbs with me driving.

http://www.carandmodel.com/featuredcar/4.php

Car Specs


Engine/Drivetrain:

3.2 liter Honda Motor (Original NSX motor)
1093hp @ 8600 RPM
680ft.-lbs @ 6500 RPM
Saenz connecting rods
Wiseco pistons
Twin Tial Sport turbos
Custom Hogan’s intake manifold
Cylinder heads ported by West Coast Cylinder Heads
Ferrera valve train components (springs, retainers valves)
Barnes custom built dry sump oil system
DC Sports custom exhaust manifolds
Nology ultra low resistance CD coils
MSD pro plug wires
RC Engineering 160 lb/Hr. motorsport injectors
Web Cam modified stock cam shafts

Engine Management

Motec:

M880 ECU
CDI/8 (capacitive discharge ignition)
ADL-F1 style dash



Drivetrain

Trick Titanium-titanium bell housing
G Force 5 speed manual transmission with titanium shifter
East West custom titanium Twin disc clutch package
Lightweight aluminum flywheel
Mark Williams third member
Mark Williams gun drilled axels
Titanium yoke
Titanium spool
Titanium studs
Trick Titanium rear end housing

Suspension:
Front

Lamb Components double adjustable shocks
Eibach ERS Springs
Lamb titanium front control arms


Rear

Lamb Components electronically controlled shocks
Eibach ERS Springs
Hansen Race Cars titanium four link bars



Chasis:

Hansen Race Cars Custom chrome moly chassis

Wheels/Brakes:

Enkei Drag 01-F1 style custom billet drag wheels
Carbon fiber rear brakes





Tires:

Front - Custom built front runners
Rear - Custom built drag slick (33-16-15)

Exterior:

Custom built carbon fiber body panels (molds built from the OE NSX panels)

Interior:

Custom built carbon fiber and aluminum tin work
Custom built carbon fiber tubs
Custom built carbon fiber NSX dash (modeled from the real NSX Dash)
Carbon fiber Sparco Seat




 

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he's an OG, da car is like woah, bust a nut 10 times over and shit...but i aint feelin da colors -_-....haha gotta complain bout something rite? lol
 

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RtypeAlpha said:
he's an OG, da car is like woah, bust a nut 10 times over and shit...but i aint feelin da colors -_-....haha gotta complain bout something rite? lol
the colors! are you kidding? i bleed purple & gold!! GO TIGERS!!
 

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hehehe

i've always drooled over his car..

i've talked to him as with the other peeps, Ed Bergenholtz, Stephan Papadakis (my fav) and Tony Shagday..

man, who would've known that a kid who's parents farm beansprouts would race eh?

:tu:
 

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H22 Bastard said:
:eek: thats alot of tuning to do to those cam gears!:D:p But that nsx is damn fast! I'd like to see somebody do 1,000+hp all motor with the 3.2 liter nsx motor! that woudl be awesome!:)








Like thats ever gonna happen....

patience, my son.. patience.;)
 

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So sexy ... i'm in love

:love:

But the exterior sucks IMO, even though it is a full out drag car, it should still look good.
 

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OdiedogCX said:
So sexy ... i'm in love

:love:

But the exterior sucks IMO, even though it is a full out drag car, it should still look good.
DAMNIT NONE OF YOU ARE TIGER FANS!!:mad:
 

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LOL I use to respect his RX-7 sooo soo much. He dominated the 1/4th back then, nobody could beat him. But he sort of faded away and so did my interest in the straight line. BTW his family owns a bok choi farm not beansprouts :D
 

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i think the paint scheme is really nice. as a race car it goes well since thats the theme that he has campaigned shortly after he startedracing with the fd.
it is also on the civic he has.
 

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LOL I use to respect his RX-7 sooo soo much. He dominated the 1/4th back then, nobody could beat him. But he sort of faded away and so did my interest in the straight line. BTW his family owns a bok choi farm not beansprouts :D
damnit...i forgot, it was one of those LOL...

:D
 

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altho you guys prolly wont believe me cuz im a newbie but that Adam guy is actaully my girlfriend's cousin... (i'll try my hardest to prove my "worthyness")
 
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