Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'hoosier'.

More search options

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


There are no results to display.


  • Team Shelby Community
    • Team Shelby Forum
    • Team Shelby: NON-Automotive Off Topic
    • Shelby Performance Parts
    • Team Shelby Racing
    • Shelby Collectibles
  • Team Shelby Club (member access only)
    • Team Shelby Club House
    • Current Team Shelby Events
    • Previous Team Shelby Events
    • Shelby American Registry
  • Team Shelby Regional Groups
    • Team Shelby Regional Groups
    • Event Discussion
  • Shelby American Motorsports
    • S/A Motorsports
  • Shelby Super Snake
    • 2015-2019 Super Snake
  • Shelby GTE, Shelby GT-H, Shelby GT Forum
    • Shelby GT, GT-H Modifications and Tech.
    • Shelby GT Discussion
    • Shelby GT/SC
    • Shelby GT (2019-up )
    • Shelby GT-S (2019)
    • Shelby GT-H (2016 Coupe)
    • Shelby GT-H (2006 Coupe)
    • Shelby GT-H (2007 Convertible)
    • Shelby GT-H: Lost & Found
    • Shelby GTE (2015-17)
    • Arrival Forum
  • Shelby GT500 Forum
    • Arrival Forum
    • Shelby GT500 Modifications and Tech.
    • Shelby 1000 (2013-2014)
    • GT500 SuperSnake
    • Shelby GT500 (2020-up)
    • Shelby GT500 (2013-2014)
    • Shelby GT500 (2010-2012)
    • Shelby GT500 (2007-2009)
    • Shelby GT500 (1967-1970)
  • Shelby GT350 Forum
    • 2015-2020 Shelby GT350
    • Arrival Forum
    • Shelby GT350 Modifications and Tech.
    • 2011-2014 Shelby GT350 Discussion
    • 1965-1970 Shelby GT350 Classics
  • Shelby Trucks
  • Shelby Terlingua Forum
  • Shelby GTS
  • Shelby Focus ST
  • Shelby CS6 & CS8 Forum
  • Cobra, Ford GT, Series 1 & Tiger Forum
  • Boss 302
  • Dodge Shelby Forum
  • Mustang Does It!
  • Dearborn Proving Grounds (DPG)
  • MCA/Team Shelby Gingerman Event

Product Groups

  • Team Shelby Club Membership
  • Invitation Only

Find results in...

Find results that contain...

Date Created

  • Start


Last Updated

  • Start


Filter by number of...


  • Start





Website URL







What is your two (2) letter state/provincial code or provincial code?

Found 1 result

  1. I know there are a handful of threads of different track setups for any years that have the 20" rear wheels. I have a 2012 with the SVTPP and tossed around the relocation of the rear sway bar to fit 15's or squeezing in Nitto 305s, M/T's or other drag radial. I haven't seen much on the setup I finally chose, so I wanted to throw out what I found. I went with the Hoosier 28x10-17 slicks ($220 from Summit - link below) mounted on some 17x9 replica wheels from American Muscle ($110/each - link and specs below). The 28" Hoosiers are only slightly smaller than the stock tires when inflated. Theoretically, the diameter difference should be 0.1", although I did find it to be slightly more exaggerated in real life. The Hoosiers were at 15 psi, and I saw about 1/4" difference from the stock Goodyear ties at 35 psi.. I obviously I not concerned about the speedo difference for a track setup, and I never had any difficulty with the traction system registering problems. There is very little overhang, as you can see here: The clearance from the shocks and everything else in the wheel well is also more than acceptable. As far as performance, I unfortunately only got two runs in this week. Both were disappointing, and I still have a lot to learn about launching this car with the slicks. I can say, though, that traction was perfect without a single slip at any point. Now, I just need to figure out the best launch RPM and amount of feathering/clutch dropping. Any experience from others here would really be appreciated! Best run: 2.01 60': 12.4 @ 116 Wheels: 17 x 9 with a +30 mm offset (6.18" backspace) http://www.summitracing.com/parts/hoo-18157/overview/ http://www.americanmuscle.com/chrome-10th-17x9-0512.html Some other pics of the setup: Thanks for looking! I have really gotten a lot out of other's posts on this site and and happy to finally have something to add myself!
  • Create New...