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    If Wordbiker and AllenG built a race car, it would look like this

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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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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    I want that for rush hour!
    The rush hour version is fitted with a 50 cal and a cattle catcher.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    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" *** 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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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by no motor? View Post
    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
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    What's wrong with a brick wall?
    Powder coat won't stick to them and they don't fit well under my rims.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    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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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    What's wrong with a brick wall?
    I tried that once on my bike in high school - ouch!

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    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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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    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.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    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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    It would have been better if they had put the wing on one of those smartfortwo cars.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    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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    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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