Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Southern California
Oil temperature data collection report
Start time: 8:30 am.
Location: Southern California coast.
Weather conditions: 68-70 degrees; 19% humidity; clear skies; mild wind.
Cooling system: S111 proRad (single pass); OEM radiator hoses; Peak Global coolant.
Oil Cooler set-up: rear passenger fender, 13-row oil cooler mounted in a ducted Mocal shroud. Air flow from a NACA duct inserted into side scoop and routed through 3-inch flex hose to the Mocal shroud.
Drive details by segment:
Initial 2 minutes - started car, backed out of driveway, idled while closing gates; started data collection.
3 - 6 minutes - 25 mph street route to freeway, all stop signs.
7 - 22 minutes - freeways with open traffic, 3,500 to 3,750 rpms, 65 to 73 mph; end of data collection period
23 - 40 minutes - continued freeway driving.
40 - 50 minutes - 35 to 45 mph suburban stop-and go traffic.
Observed oil temperatures:
195 degrees at 22 minutes of steady state of freeway driving.
205 degrees at 45 +/- minutes during several miles of stop-and-go 35-45 mph suburban traffic.
2006 Exige - Phantom Black