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Old 04-11-2010, 08:52 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Taking Some Corners In my Baby (Video)

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She May Be Old but she still runs pretty good.... Enjoy and try not to be to harsh on her she has 143k miles


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Old 04-11-2010, 09:07 PM   #2
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Car looks good man, but seriously- you probably shouldn't have posted this online. Public road? No safety gear? People standing right in the path of where your car would go had it gone off the road? Come on dude...

Sorry to rain on your party but I had to say it.
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Old 04-11-2010, 09:11 PM   #3
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Figures someone would, Public road in the middle of nowhere this is a routine i own 171 acres out here so i know what im getting into...

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Old 04-11-2010, 09:15 PM   #4
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looks like fun
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nice vid, i really gotta get my suspension kit installed.
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Public road?
reminds me of the top gear episode where they go to the US and james says "what if someone sees us" they look both ways and theres no car in sight.

even though it might be a public road theres no cars on it. and his friends were behind the guard rail when he was going around the corner towards them. it may not be the smartest idea in the world, but at least precautions were taken unlike some people who think they're michael schumacher on roads with other cars around.
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I don't want to be rude but,

Your cutting the track, the point is to stay in your own line.
Mine Focus (MKII Euro) can go without cutting track through those corners over 70 mph. And I'm shure new MkIII will have even better handling so if you ever have a chance in near future to test MkIII Focus through those corners, enjoy.

But I have to say, your car is really good through corners since it's a sedan versions and it's MkI Focus with C170 platform and it looks cool.
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So you think that little guard rail would stop that car? Think again.

And just because there's no one else on the road doesn't mean you can't crash and burn and die.

Seriously, you guys all deserve whatever pain and suffering you end up with. Have fun being oblivious.
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Old 04-12-2010, 01:22 PM   #8
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I don't want to be rude but,
Your cutting the track, the point is to stay in your own line.
Mine Focus (MKII Euro) can go without cutting track through those corners over 70 mph. And I'm shure new MkIII will have even better handling so if you ever have a chance in near future to test MkIII Focus through those corners, enjoy.
He's not cutting a track, there is no track...there's an apex there, and that's it. No rumble strips or barriers. If you mean the traffic lines, why? It's not a slot car - you have the room, use it. Especially when the apex isn't within those lines.

OP: "Haters they gon' hate." I enjoyed it, the Eibach looks like it did wonders for your car. Look how flat that cornering looks compared to stock.
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exactly.... theres always going to be haters... but yes the apex is where its at...
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I didnt see any corners. I did see a very wide radius curve with some joker driving over the center line. Not impressed.
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