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Old 12-03-2013, 10:43 PM
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I just saw a race

Between a elec Prius and a Chevy volt. It was quite sad. The pinto won.
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Old 12-03-2013, 11:17 PM
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Okay, there wasn't a pinto, but I can't say I have ever come to a stop light with a Prius and volt right next to me before. I had to school them in my 6. /wink.
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A few months ago I watched 2 mini vans from the early 90's drag racing down the expressway. They passed me going about 90 or so. That was sad.
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A few months ago I watched 2 mini vans from the early 90's drag racing down the expressway. They passed me going about 90 or so. That was sad.
That's not sad...it's scary. How dumb must a couple of guys be to be racing mini vans on the expressway?
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Re: I just saw a race

Did the Honda Odyssey win?
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Did the Honda Odyssey win?
Mid 90's minivans. It was a pontiac vs a ford. I never saw who won.
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Re: I just saw a race

Our Jeep replaced a Prius. Terrible car (my wife loved it, but what does she know). It was actually quite peppy in the low end though believe it or not (electric motors have full torque at 1RPM). Get on it at 60 to pass somebody though and it reminds you what it really is. You put the gas to the floor and it literally says "Wait, what?"
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Re: I just saw a race

Once saw a Yugo and Chevy Chevette drag race from stop light to stop light. It was hysterical. Guys will race anything.
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Once saw a Yugo and Chevy Chevette drag race from stop light to stop light. It was hysterical. Guys will race anything.
There IS a benefit to drag racing s-boxes. You can race your little heart out, and never break any speed limits.
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LOL, true!
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Except when they hand grenade an engine and leave the dreaded chocolate milk shake on the road for everyone to run through.
Thank God you have all that advanced driving training to handle it if you run through that on your way to teach the secret service how to drive cars.
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Thank God you have all that advanced driving training to handle it if you run through that on your way to teach the secret service how to drive cars.
So do you write for Jay Leno or David Letterman? When is your next appearance at the Comedy house in downtown Gaithersburg?
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