A racing technique used for launching manual-transmission
of pushing in the clutch
pedal, putting the car in gear, revving with
the gas pedal to your desired launch point, and then
pedal. This causes the full power of the car to instantly go to the wheels, often overpowering traction and causing the wheels to spin (burnout
In racing, this is how you launch the car at the beginning
of the race
. It causes a lot of wear-and-tear on the transmission, though.
600 hp Supra owner: "Lookadat fool. He wants to race."
Dude riding shotgun: "Come on mang, drop
the clutch and whoop his ass!"