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Old 03-03-2004, 11:35 PM   #1
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Rental..haha... explain the hole in the intake....
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haha the person who rents that thing is gunna be in for a surprise when they start driving away!
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you are not kidding
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150 shot, 1st gear, 10 mph, till it blows!!!
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150 shot, 1st gear, 10 mph, till it blows!!!
sounds like fun, i suppose there'* a reason they don't rent to 18 year olds...
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HAHA

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The motor took first gear launches at 2000RPM with cylinder pressures that should have shot the plugs through the hood, and exhaust gas temps that were slightly hotter than the surface of the sun.
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Yeah, I've seen that before, its pretty hilarious. I wonder if they would've had to pay for it if they blew it up so it wouldn't run?

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lol...umm...is that legal?
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