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Old 06-05-2009, 12:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I actually did a high-speed turn powerful enough to throw open my driver-side door and have a water bottle go flying around the parking lot!

Rich did some sort of "power-slide". I'm still trying to see if anyone got that on camera.


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Old 06-05-2009, 02:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you have any Autocross near you? You should definately sign up for one.
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Old 06-06-2009, 10:38 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 06-06-2009, 11:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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+1 on the autocross.

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