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Old 08-21-12, 01:49 PM   #1
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If Wordbiker and AllenG built a race car, it would look like this

http://blog.caranddriver.com/lemons-...r-honda-civic/
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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I want that for rush hour!
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The rush hour version is fitted with a 50 cal and a cattle catcher.
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The rush hour version is fitted with a 50 cal and a cattle catcher.
I have no problem with that.....although I'd probably go with a 3" gun rather than a little old .50 cal.
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Our Lady of Perpetual Downforce should be the patron saint of Foo, possibly in partnership with our Lady of Blessed Accelaration.
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Our Lady of Perpetual Downforce should be the patron saint of Foo, possibly in partnership with our Lady of Blessed Accelaration.
And Saint Brembo, master of deceleration.
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And Saint Brembo, master of deceleration.
What's wrong with a brick wall?
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personally, I like the vacuum cleaner device on the chapperal 2J instead of these massive wings
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Powder coat won't stick to them and they don't fit well under my rims.
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personally, I like the vacuum cleaner device on the chapperal 2J instead of these massive wings
Did you read the article? They had a vacuum in it, but had to pull it out over explosion concerns due to teh 4 cyl motorcycle engine carbs running the suction fan dumping raw fuel.
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Did you read the article? They had a vacuum in it, but had to pull it out over explosion concerns due to teh 4 cyl motorcycle engine carbs running the suction fan dumping raw fuel.
Now there's a case for fuel injection if I ever heard of one.
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I tried that once on my bike in high school - ouch!
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Old 08-21-12, 10:58 PM   #13
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They had a vacuum in it, but had to pull it out over explosion concerns due to teh 4 cyl motorcycle engine carbs running the suction fan dumping raw fuel.
Reminds me of a club that used to meet about midnight on a large parking lot. They would pour gasoline on the pavement and see how much different brands of vacuum cleaners could suck up before they ignited or exploded. I suppose ideally if they exploded, they would level the whole neighborhood.
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Old 08-22-12, 06:49 PM   #15
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Did you read the article? They had a vacuum in it, but had to pull it out over explosion concerns due to teh 4 cyl motorcycle engine carbs running the suction fan dumping raw fuel.
dumping raw fuel? sounds like a good case for strapping on a pulse jet engine.
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The rush hour version is fitted with a 50 cal and a cattle catcher.
Would the NYC Rush Hour edition be fitted with something a tad bit more powerful??
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Old 08-22-12, 09:06 PM   #17
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It would have been better if they had put the wing on one of those smartfortwo cars.
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dumping raw fuel? sounds like a good case for strapping on a pulse jet engine.
That's pretty sweet. You should post that video in the Alt Bikes forum.
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Old 08-23-12, 05:35 AM   #19
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That Civic is pure genius!
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I am in love with that Civic.
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I didn't know about the whole LeMons racing thing.

Total value of the car (not including safety kit) must be no more than $500 or you get penalties. Utter brilliance.
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Less than $500?
hmmm....I wonder if there's anything like that up at Road Atlanta. I'd love to take an old RX-7 around that course all out.
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The downforce on that beast would be insane
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