In order to get good reaction times, we must understand the drag racer's worst
enemy ... has a rolling start of one foot before the reaction timer stops, and the ET
timer begins. ... What if you have a Monster truck tire, and you are deep-staged?
But in the case of the driver's reaction time, what can be done if he or she is just
inherently slow? Remember, both ... I'm not advocating deep over shallow, but
there are situations in ET bracket racing where staging deep should be
What happens is if you light both bulbs, the other car only has a certain ... not a lot
of time especially if you dont notice the other car is already up there. ... We will
still allow deep staging; however will no longer hold the tree for a deep staging
driver. ... distance will be slower than your opponent, but your ET should be
Drag racing is a competition in which vehicles compete to be the first to cross a
set ... is lit on the Christmas Tree) and should no further fouls happen during the
race, ... too far the top bulb will go out and the driver is said to have "deep staged"
. ... at the expense of the elapsed time (ET) and MPH achieved at the top e...
Mar 16, 2015 ... Leaving the starting line on time is critical to successful drag racing. .... Staging
shallow or deep is the only method that is consistent, but you may .... Take a look
at the 1/4-mile ET column (or if you are running 1/8-mile, use the ...
Deep stage: To roll a few inches farther into the beams after staging, which ...
Elapsed time: The time it takes a vehicle to travel from the starting line to the
finish line. ... to the Christmas Tree to win a race against an opponent with a
quicker e.t. ... Nitromethane: Produced specifically as a fuel for drag racing, it is
The main reason for deep staging is to get a faster reaction time. Starting ...
combination will vary so this is an area of practice to gain the best reaction time,
which is very important in drag racing. ... ET – this abbreviation refers to Elapsed
Jun 11, 2014 ... Welcome to The Winner's Circle, a Drag Racing Podcast. ... If I'm running 2500 in
the day time I'm looking at 2300 staging RPM. ... these changes then the car not
only reacts faster but the ET is changing, maybe this isn't an option. ... So if I've
decided to start deep staging by rolling in just a l...
concepts, please visit our drag racing info page at: http://www.gtechpro.com/
dragstrip.html. This web ... Deep staging will generally give you a shorter reaction
time, but a slower E.T. ... your E.T., since your vehicle will still be blocking the
Stage. Beam. .... the only way this can happen is if the rollout setting in the G-
Drag racing is a sport in which cars or motorcycles race down a track with a set ...
by deep staging, in gaining a quicker reaction time (RT) but at the expense of the
... driver in a bracket race puts a slower "dial in" (the predicted E.T.) that he/she ...