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Old 04-02-2013, 09:29 PM   #21
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A couple of my pals where on base for this. I missed it because of work...
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Old 04-02-2013, 09:29 PM   #22
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I'd definitely take this over the Bugatti...
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:07 PM   #23
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shut up and take my money!..... and give me one of the switches inside.... because thats about all I can afford on that beast
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:15 PM   #24
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But why? 265 is great. You can brag about the really fast car you have.


If you have a small penis.


I don't care much for top speed as its useless. This car is cool in other categories too though.
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:19 PM   #25
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I still like the Koenigsegg better
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:25 PM   #26
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:27 PM   #27
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:30 PM   #28
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Didn't Captain Slow set one of the records in the Veyron?
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:31 PM   #29
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Didn't Captain Slow set one of the records in the Veyron?
I think he just took it up to its limited top speed.
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:36 PM   #30
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If i shit diamonds, i would By the Lo...Venom. But i would drop the motor and put a proper NRE motor in it. Car would be even faster with his brainchild setups powering it.
The car was originally intended to have a viper v10 engine but went with a LsX series so parts would be easily attainable around the world whenever maintenance was needed.

And again, you calling it a lotus just shows how clueless you are about the car.
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:59 PM   #31
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Ben i agree with you on this, and while it is all semantics...it is still a a valid point. To my knowlage Hennessy Motorsports is not a car manufacturer...they dont build the frame and the parts and do crash tests and release it as their vehicle...they mod the shit out of an existing vehicle until it does not resemble it's origional form. And while it seems like everyone is enjoying shitting on the veyron...the fact is it STILL runs just as fast if not faster despite having LEATHER SEATS, STEREO AND AC! I mean come on, how bad ass is that?
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:01 PM   #32
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Who cares , you'll never drive either car anywhere close to top speed
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:02 PM   #34
Not very sporting to fire on an unarmed opponent.
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:03 PM   #35
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:06 PM   #36
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No i dont even work for hennessey anymore but i respect the immense amount of work that has gone into making the car what it is. And people who just see it as a lotus frustrate me cause that just shows that youre criticizing something you know nothing about.
And sure , people who buy a $1,000.000 car probably dont care if a part is easy to attain or not. But the car is made to race with intentions and expectations of the owner doing exactly that with it. And we all know, with racing comes failure of parts. Thus one of the main reasons why the lsx was chosen.
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first off, Who cares if you have the Guinness top speed record if you are literally driving around the ugliest designed super car in the world. Secondly, I just read an article where the Venom went 186.4 MPH in 13.6 seconds(I think), which broke the previous record(not held by veyron) of 17 ish. That says alot.

Also note the McLaren P1 that is in the works. They arent focusing on Top Speed. however it would be able to beat a Veyron it pretty much every area except for going down a straight line for miles and miles... (which i should add they havent said they arent going to try to break the record but its not first priority)
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And the frame isnt even a lotus frame
While the prototype was based off a lotus, the production models have their own twist to the frame.
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And the frame isnt even a lotus frame
While the prototype was based off a lotus, the production models have their own twist to the frame.
is it a lotus frame with a "twist"? Or a Hennessy frame through and through?
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