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Simulation of potential FTO performance over the 1/4 mile
Tiptronics have more transmission losses but also can only launch at low RPM (2000) due to the low stall speed of the Torque converter therefore a penalty is also applied to the ET.
How does this compare to the real world?
A selection of 1/4 mile times achieved in the humble Mitsubishi FTO
FTO EVO powered single Turbo, Manual, weight reduction, drag tyres
FTO GPX Supercharged, Tiptronic, stock weight, stock tyres
FTO GPX single Turbo, Tiptronic, stock weight, stock tyres
FTO GPX Manual, Naturally Aspirated, small weight reduction, semi drag tyres
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