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kimbo305 09-23-2008 08:45 PM

And they said FWD was hard to spin
 
Well, what more can I say? My brain was really out of tune that day:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDChQhcfSms&fmt=18

zantar 09-24-2008 12:38 AM

It's funney how the third cone always lets you know when you're going too fast.

autotec 09-24-2008 12:52 AM

^^^^^^ Isn't that the truth. ^^^^^ LOL.

kimbo305 09-24-2008 02:01 AM

Indeed. It was only after I pulled back to the staging area that I realized running square over a cone in the slalom meant I was zipping along way too fast.

silveib 09-24-2008 01:37 PM

cant beat physics!

RhodySVT 09-24-2008 01:39 PM

Cool video, I'd probably do the same! That thing's gonna need a detail after that :-P

MightyMouse 09-24-2008 01:41 PM

What all was damaged?

kimbo305 09-24-2008 03:06 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MightyMouse (Post 2360781)
What all was damaged?

I got a lot of debris wedged between the rim and the sidewall on the left tires. One was leaking pretty bad. I limped it to Firestone to get them unmounted and cleaned. Will check pressures tomorrow to see if their work held up. The tread is fine.

Also: my ego :)

MightyMouse 09-24-2008 04:31 PM

Well that's good that there wasn't any major damage except for your ego.

macdiesel 09-24-2008 07:16 PM

Damn, you'll be cleaning the inside of your car for a year getting all that dirt out.


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