View Full Version : Octane Boost Brand?

03-08-2008, 06:45 PM
Anyone recommend a brand of octane boost when drag racing on 93 octane?

03-08-2008, 07:39 PM
Cant go wrong with torco

Most other octane boosters are bogus they generally will add like .7 or so octane rather than actual octane points.

03-08-2008, 10:23 PM
i recently used the nos octane boost it was pretty good
and nitrous express has a octane booster too

03-09-2008, 09:32 AM
I also used NOS brand. I did not have issues but I can't say how much it helped since I was at a road course...car ran fine, though.

03-09-2008, 06:17 PM
Thanks, I've heard good results from Torco. Not too familiar with the other. Happy Racing!

03-09-2008, 10:11 PM
Torco.. Most octane boosters will clame 10 points of a octane. this is .10 of a octane number. so running 91 plus octane boost is 91.1 octane. most boosters are just a scam. NOS Off-Road booster I think is just 5 or 6 numbers. Run Torco or even better find a local gas staion that has 100 plus octane. Remember, if you dont have a tune for the higher octane your more than likely waisting your money.

03-10-2008, 03:14 PM
As above, Torco, or more readily available, the NOS Race formula. There is info out there on this one.

03-21-2008, 10:45 PM
Definitely would go with racing gas (usually very available at most strips) vs. octane booster, esp. with the #'s you're making... cheap insurance, though if you have a real conservative tune, you can get away with staight 93.