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Old 10-20-2008, 10:02 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by WeeAsp View Post
My camera crapped out on me this weekend, but the car was SOOOO impressive on the track.

The driver is very experience and was turning 1:28 lap times on a STREET car with street tires.

By way of comparison, the race cars would turn nearly- slightly faster, lap times.

Amazing car.
yeah it's a hell of a car.... He actually works in the corporate building like not even across the street... his kid also goes to our school and she got to drive it lol (and she was freaked cause it was so powerful, lol) it's something like 400hp, isn't it?

I'll tell ya, since we both go the same way to work, I tried to race him from the light (lol, idiot!) let's make it safe to say that erm, I should have had a camera....blew me away (then again, he DOES have four times the hp as me, and two more turbos than I do) that thing's turbo spooling is just amazing....
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