Thats weird because my father and brother get traction at LVD without issues. Brother has been 1.5x and father has been 1.36 I believe, hanging the front tires till 2nd gear. I just never seem to get off on the street tires.
you may have better luck this year at lebanon, the track is much better now(they repaved it). Before this year i never had my car hook at LVD, but i went on opening weekend and cut a 1.6x 60' launching the car on the soft side... I was shocked when it hooked