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Old 03-03-2009, 05:57 PM   #1
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Speed has its drawbacks

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Old 03-03-2009, 06:34 PM   #2
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Must have though he was in a sports car or something.
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Old 03-03-2009, 08:03 PM   #3
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That's only 155mph, I mean yeah it's insanely stupid and risky to go that fast on a public roadway... but there are plenty of cars out there that can go even faster.
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^^ that's the problem........ what if he had a faster car??

hey so I'm a kid, but I'd never do something that stupid...... good job to my parents and you guys keep it on the track!
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well we have a law here if you go over 50kmh of the spped limit ita automatic roadside suspension ande vehicle seizure and UP TO and including a $10,000 fine and loss of licence for up to 2 years
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I don't know the specific laws here in the United States (or in my state of California) but it's safe to say anyone caught going that fast is in deep shit here too.

I guess what I was trying to say was coming from a place where we use mph, you see that number and for a second you go "DAMN!" and start wondering what engine he replaced the stock engine with to reach that kind of speed, until you realize that's kilometers per hour. It's still fast, just not as fast as you think it is for that first few seconds.
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a few minutes of fun, then years to pay for it... so not worth it.
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I read in one of my Car Craft magazines someone had gotten a ticket for doing like 220MPH on a street bike.
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I read in one of my Car Craft magazines someone had gotten a ticket for doing like 220MPH on a street bike.
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