Stories while crusing - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus Racing Discussions > General Racing Chat

General Racing Chat Use this Forum to discuss everything from launching off the line and four wheel drifts, to telling your favorite race tale. (Posting Rules)

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-09-2008, 12:51 AM   #1
Hold on SVT
Focus Enthusiast
 
Hold on SVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Fan#: 59974
Location: So.Ogden, Utah
What I Drive: 2002,Red,Focus SVT

Posts: 67
FF Reputation: 1 Hold on SVT Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Stories while crusing

Well i came about this cause on my way home from a local store a honda pulled next to me in my svt foci. The honda was all decked out body kit and all and sounded sick. Well as we came to the first strait away i hear him over music blasting and all down shift to pull a gear on me. So i let him go on the first run and was like "wow" ricer lol xD As i let him go he flew up on some cars' bumper and swerved around him. I wondered what he could want and by then it was him and i lined up at a light on off we went. Though first he sifted was before the focus had even hit 5000rpm and i yanked ahead like a bat out of h. After he pulled beside me and looked and me; i gave a heads up went on my way and he followed me. So to cut it short we got to another light and went again with the same out come foci for the win. After the final run he asked what i had and i replied with "all she has is an intake" and he looked at me with a face of "aww that really happened" i laughed and said we'll have to do it again sometime. Come to find out the kid lives right up the street from me see as when i pulled in my drive way there he goes and turns the corner. Over all it was one of the more fun rides to the store.
Anyone have any fun stories or anything similar they'd like to share?
Thanks for reading
Darius 02 SVT Foci



Hold on SVT is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-09-2008, 03:40 AM   #2
warneej
BodyKits=PantiesDrop
 
warneej's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 20372
Location: Bradenton, FL
What I Drive: 04 ZX3 D23E-10SES Sedan-12 Ti Hatch

Posts: 13,167
FF Reputation: 200 warneej Excellent Standing Member warneej Excellent Standing Member warneej Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (12)
check the General Racing Chat sub-forum...
__________________
Disciple of the "Push harder, suck less" school of autocross.

173.4whp
gump
crew #6
warneej is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2008, 08:27 PM   #3
way2yellow
Focus Enthusiast
 
way2yellow's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Fan#: 56128
Location: Ohio
What I Drive: 2003, yellow, ZX3

Posts: 158
FF Reputation: 1 way2yellow Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
One night on my way home from work (i take back winding fun rodes :)) this subaru wrx wagon was in front of me and i see him start pulling away, so i do the usual down shift and we take off, of course on the straights he had me with his turbo but not by to much, every corner though id be on his @$$ and if he wouldnt have blocked me i could have passed him so we are going at it all the way up till my last turn and he went one way and me another, lol i have lots of fun stories :)
way2yellow is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2008, 08:59 PM   #4
WitchCitySVT
Turbo!!!!
 
WitchCitySVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Fan#: 33699
Location: Salem, MA
What I Drive: 2012 Chevy Sonic 1.4 Turbo LTZ

Posts: 5,796
FF Reputation: 30 WitchCitySVT Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
*MOVED TO GENERAL RACING CHAT* Please post in the proper forum and make sure you read the forum rules on street racing.
__________________
BUILD# 840 out of 3985 BUILD DATE 4/1/2003 *RIP*

2003 Competition Orange SVT *Revived*
2012 Black Sonic 1.4 Turbo LTZ
WitchCitySVT is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2008, 09:44 PM   #5
FuriousFocus
Focus Addict
 
FuriousFocus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Fan#: 26361
Location: Kent, OH
What I Drive: 02 Zetec 5speed

Posts: 774
FF Reputation: 5 FuriousFocus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Good times
__________________
My ride is 10 years old this year, I might bake the little hatch a cake!
FuriousFocus is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-10-2008, 10:42 AM   #6
1stTimeFocus00
Focus Fanatic
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Fan#: 44202
Location: Altoona, PA
What I Drive: 2000 InfaRed Zx3

Posts: 4,107
FF Reputation: 27 1stTimeFocus00 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
last time i was driving up to college with my mom, this jetta was reving its engine like mad at me at a stop light. He was lookin over and i was laughin my ass off cause my mom sittin beside me and he rolls down his window and was like you wanna race? I just ignored him and the light turned green. He had a pathetic launch, i just slowly rolled off the light and then at like 3 grand i slammed it and went past him haha. then he finally got out of first gear and went flyin past me. idk why people want to race when their are parents in the car...dumbys
__________________
Zetec Crew #152
United States Army
1stTimeFocus00 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-10-2008, 03:40 PM   #7
Buickboy
br/o/stang
 
Buickboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Fan#: 28542
Location: Stratford, CT
What I Drive: 72 Skylark, '12 Mustang

Posts: 5,259
FF Reputation: 39 Buickboy Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (29)
not drag, but felt good anyway:

A new BMW 3 series was riding my ass before and into a tight offramp by my school. like RIGHT ON MY ASS. I downshifted and took the corner, he wasnt able to keep up and I was 3 car lengths ahead by the end of the hairpin with him scowling behind me. Stop, turn onto main road and he flys by me. It was funny, great way to start the school day.
__________________
==2012 Kona Blue Mustang V6==
==1995 Light Iris Neon Coupe==
==1972 Skylark==
Buickboy is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks
-->
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Street Racing Stories!! ZTSRacer General Racing Chat 10 11-22-2003 01:11 PM
Stupid Ricer Stories (Post Here) TORQUERULES Ford Focus & General Car Chat 17 10-11-2003 12:51 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:02 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.