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Old 01-18-2008, 09:37 PM   #11
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Why call it pinks??? why not call it purse??? after all thats what your racing for........
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they call it pinks because its a diffrent version of the original show...if the only reason you dont like it is because it has pinks in it is kinda strange. the show is much better than the original but they still call it pinks because of marketing??? i mean cmon it is a pretty cool show although i do agree they cut to commericals in bad situations but entertaining non the less
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or call it pink purse... cause it's just that gay?
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Old 01-18-2008, 09:54 PM   #14
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ok the reason for pinks is to take pink slip racing off the streets and onto the dragstrip. that is the main purpose of the show or apparently you dont pay attention to local headlines in the paper saying teens killed in high speed crash. the reason this show was started was in the hope of attracting kids to the track instead of the street you wouldn't understand unless you've seen the results first hand.
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I cant stand the show cause there to much trash talking and people not racing fair pedaling therre car just to get more langhts to win.
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The Pinks "concept" was bring everyday Joe's to the strip and race for each others cars... that quickly went out the window when everyone started acting like drama queens.

And now theres no way the average guy can even compete... unless he had 50k in his car.

The "new " show is nothing more than bracket racing.......
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yea another thing your car has to run 12.99 or faster or they wont let you in.Its like alot of other events (fun ford) (NMRA) just to name a few.It takes big money to compete!!
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pink purse,,thats funny,,,the barbie races
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i hate that show.
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yea another thing your car has to run 12.99 or faster or they wont let you in.Its like alot of other events (fun ford) (NMRA) just to name a few.It takes big money to compete!!
Not sure where you got your info but you can take a 16 sec Focus to FFW and run it in competioion all day long all weekend. I ran these events from 2002 to 2005 and loved it and there was MANY stock to wild Foci there running as well as 14 sec mustangs

All it takes is the want to go , cost of getting there and entry fee then take your stock Focus and have fun

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