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Old 02-10-2009, 01:30 AM   #16
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haha i love it in the video where they're shooting him through the mirror and it says "Objects in the mirror are loosing" lol
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Old 02-10-2009, 07:25 AM   #17
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This guy should race Soulja boy, Lil Bow wow, and Sean Kingston's Lamborghini's. lol
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Old 02-10-2009, 07:30 AM   #18
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well magnus if you read the article you would have found out that the owner/driver/racer, likes drag strips, and his dream was to build a car that could do the quarter mile in the 6 second mark. which is what he acheived.

That being said, there are many american cars that are superb at "roads with turns", infact I think it was on Discovery channel where a Corvette beat a ferari at the track.
Not disagreeing but what i meant is the car is useless outside the strip. I did say it was cool (yet unbelievably ugly) but i would not own something like that.
As for american cars handling lets not go there....when europeans were taking the twists and racing cars the americans were still riding horses. And i will leave it to that.
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Old 02-10-2009, 09:57 AM   #19
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The car takes off in first gear, then shifts into second gear at 8,200 rpm. The car is designed to transfer power from the engine to the wheels in a way that promotes traction and prevents spinning at takeoff.

That means that as quick as you can say "one Mississippi," Saboury's Corvette goes from the starting line to 60 feet, or a distance of nearly two-thirds the length of a regulation basketball court. At takeoff, its front tires go airborne.
wouldn't wheels off the ground be considered stunting?

also, that exhaust i'm sure isn't legal.
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