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Street Legal Jet Powered Beetle

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by cegusman, Jul 26, 2006.

  1. cegusman

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    wonder exactly how long the guy can be on burner with 14 gallons of fuel... considering how much fuel real aircraft suck, I can't imagine it would be very long at all.

    As far as street legality goes, I would think that the state could bust him on some kind of fire rules/laws. I mean, if you can't have a burn barrel on your own property... how can you shoot out 40' fireballs on public streets where you could fry someones car... set someones hair on fire etc etc etc.

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    No haRd feelings, but I think I've seen that before...:D
     
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    So if you hit the switch with the windows up.....:eek1:
     
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    I would LovE to drive that beetle
     
  6. Desert Rat

    Desert Rat Fetch the comfy chair

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    Perhaps something else interesing is in order. Really chaps you when you click on something you've seen before doesn't it?:D
     
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    I think that car exceeds oem standards.
     
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    Very well done though.. Kinda funny they DMV considers it a threat to national security..
     

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