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Old 07-31-2013, 07:56 PM   #21
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What a waste ! Thats the best way I know of to kill a turbo car , the IAT go through the roof and the EGT after about 30 sec are enough to melt a piston

I have never seen why people take a chance killing there engine , wasting and hurting there tires just to hear a crowd laugh , I some times wonder if there not laughing at them?

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I got my ST3 to eat road, not tires. The ability to cruise effortlessly and jump into gaps when the is a 10 mph difference between the right and left lanes makes this car a joy to drive. I was concerned about having a manual daily driver in rush-hour, but this car feels more natural than my former automatic SES. But you're right, burnouts were cool when I was in high school (in the 70's).
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Old 07-31-2013, 08:04 PM   #22
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Way too quiet..
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Old 08-17-2013, 07:55 AM   #23
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Rumor has it that this is the Hennessy Focus ST. Which I have also heard it is for sale on eBay severely overpriced and a bunch of bad information, for example, RWD and 5 speed.....obviously not!
Steer clear of anything Hennessy, check the Viper forums for more info.
Google Hennessy Crock or scandal, there's plenty to read.
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http://www.gminsidenews.com/forums/f...per-guy-34744/
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Damn. I didn't know any of that...
Still haven't even made it half way through that thread on the 300Cforum.
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