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Old 06-28-2008, 07:51 AM   #1
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With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine.
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O m g !

So, a friend of mine bought a new Corvette. He has been a Viper Man for a long time, but he decided to make a change. This morning on a closed road (really, it is closed and LONG, on private property), he took me for a ride. OMG!!!!! The acceleration is is amazing! First and second gears are usless. Not sure what gear he shifted into, but at 115 mph, he spun the tires going into gear!
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Old 06-28-2008, 08:57 AM   #2
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That is awesome!
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Old 06-28-2008, 09:57 AM   #3
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A new one??

Jesus mother of gawd, do you know how much they are?

We have a 2001 and it was more expensive than my truck was NEW!!!

Buy yeah, they're fun as hell and FAST!!! It's fun just to romp around town and 'boot it' from time to time off a standstill. You can screech the tires after every shift....

C'mon, you know you want one!! There are used one out there waiting for ya!!
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Old 06-28-2008, 10:20 AM   #5
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Old 06-28-2008, 10:39 AM   #6
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Old 06-28-2008, 12:55 PM   #7
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Sometimes theres really nothing like raw,unadultrated,kick in the ass horsepower.....Sounds fun Chris.

How did it compare to the Viper?
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Old 06-28-2008, 01:01 PM   #8
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One of my favorite street racing videos*.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sbtjR7k3Rko

Gotta love a souped up Vettes.

* I do not condone or support street racing.
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Old 06-28-2008, 01:34 PM   #10
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With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine.
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A new one??

Jesus mother of gawd, do you know how much they are?
Yep! A new one. And Im pretty awear of how much they are.

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Sometimes theres really nothing like raw,unadultrated,kick in the ass horsepower.....Sounds fun Chris.

How did it compare to the Viper?
Hard to say. His Viper (a 2002 or 2003 ) was pretty modified. It would burn the tires to 70, and ran a low 12 sec. quarter mile. I think the Vette is faster. It seemed to pull MUCH harder over 100 than the viper did. It pulled HARD all the way to the limiter, where his Viper would loose a bit just before redline. I swear, if we had more room, we would have ended up back in 1984!

My truck seems like a turd, now.
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Old 06-28-2008, 01:43 PM   #11
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That was fun to watch, it brings back memories of a 11.71 sec Mustang (all motor) I use to have. It is good to know that I no longer get tickets while standing still.
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Old 06-28-2008, 03:22 PM   #12
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That was fun to watch, it brings back memories of a 11.71 sec Mustang (all motor) I use to have. It is good to know that I no longer get tickets while standing still.
^^^^^man, that the story of my life...
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Old 06-28-2008, 05:46 PM   #14
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as long as we're talking raw power-this isnt too far off....you get a view of how 1000HP behaves when this guy goes WOT(klik the pic)
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Old 06-28-2008, 06:50 PM   #15
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Was it a Z06?
It is a ZO6. It is a 2006, and he said the motor is an LS7. Its a BEAST.
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Old 06-28-2008, 06:51 PM   #16
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as long as we're talking raw power-this isnt too far off....you get a view of how 1000HP behaves when this guy goes WOT(klik the pic)
Smoking the tires on the dyno!
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Old 06-28-2008, 07:11 PM   #17
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Smoking the tires on the dyno!
YEAH!! I friggin LOVE that video!
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This 1 is even scarier-2500 HP!! Thats enough power to get a 15-20 car train rolling from a stop and moving it up to 30MPH!!
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