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awesome car video (really no joke)

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by BranndonC, Nov 3, 2005.

  1. BranndonC

    BranndonC 3/4 ton status

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    used to watch top gear when discovery air'd it all the time either the season ended or there wasent enough intrest in it cause its not on anymore :(
     
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    that thing is cool :bow: :bow:
     
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    Anybody find any more info on it.
     
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    i love how everything is visible, That thing is badass
     
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    saweet i want one!!!
     
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    :eek1: :eek1: I want one....bad
     
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    hmm in the vid he said they were sellin for 29,000lbs with the supercharger....someone is marking it up
     
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    0-60 in 2.9s :D
     
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    i was looking at this but i was still off by 2000
     
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    Would be fun to dust some snob in their European exotic in your "go kart".
     
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    Build your own. I kept my rail buggy street legal for years. I always ran good sized low profile radials on it and it cornered hard enough to pick up the inside wheel in a hard turn. Build one mid engine style instead of rear engined VW like mine and I would have to say you would have road rocket on your hands. My motor only makes 60-65hp on a good day and it was more fun than you could shake a stick at. And yes watching the suspension work is hoot. Damnit now I am going to have to get it out and dust it off and see about getting some insurance again.

    Here is a shot from the dragstrip.

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    Went and looked up the pricing and the top of the line is only 44,000 smackers. Pocket change ya know. :haha:
     
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    Well its pocket change compared to what it compares to. That car is awesome and so cool and it wouldn't be that bad trying to replicate it. The hard part would be the registration and stuff unless you lived in AZ.
     
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    Not too hard in Mo. either. Insurance seems to be my hang up.
     
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    i like it :D
     
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    considering the engine it uses etc... someone could probably build something similar themself for less than that. Might not do 0-6 in 2.9 seconds... but if you could keep the weight down, it oughta be plenty fast.

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