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What makes a street truck a street truck?

Discussion in 'Street Trucks' started by neontrail, Mar 18, 2009.

  1. neontrail

    neontrail [OP] ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈

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    April's TOTM has me a bit confused... Can someone please tell me what makes a street truck a street truck?
     
  2. TicTacOma

    TicTacOma UnderWater Monopoly Champion

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    It's all in my head at the moment...
    Jumping speedbumps instead of rocks and muddy stuff?
     
  3. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Sounds good to me.
     
  4. neontrail

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    seriously?
     
  5. TicTacOma

    TicTacOma UnderWater Monopoly Champion

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    Understandably it should be an easy explain but I would like to know the Judge's point. I'm out of the running, I pulled off onto the shoulder of the highway to take a pee and got dirt on my tires. Damn....I was that close to pulling it off.
     
  6. Mazdayota

    Mazdayota Well-Known Member

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    Think polar opposite of an off-road truck.
     
  7. tacoskim

    tacoskim Tuned By Gadget

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    either a x-runner type of truck, or a mall crawler
     
  8. higherlux

    higherlux Well-Known Member

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    a mall crawler
    or a truck that has never had the need to go off road
    or any 2wd truck( thats not a prerunner)
     
  9. harshest

    harshest I am the Sofa King

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    IMO - X-Runners, Dodge Dakota R/T's, Silverado SS, basically anything that has been lowered compared to the base model of said vehicle.
     
  10. Who Dat Popcorn

    Who Dat Popcorn Dafuq

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    Opposite of an off-road truck..

    i.e. get a drop instead of a lift, some low-profile tires, etc.
     
  11. dud122

    dud122 rabble rabble rabble

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    there could be a totm category for each...

    lowered or racing types... x-runner...etc

    mall crawlers... 12" lift with way too much chrome and frills to ever take it off road

    street trucks (for lack of a better term)... modified but doesn't fit into either of the above categories (missleman's truck for example)
     
  12. Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    i would say an x runner or a non lifted taco
     
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    silverbullet05 OnTheDarkSideOfTheMoon

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    lowered would be my idea a street truck. I think the rest fall into stock truck.
     
  14. Viet2100

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    Anything with less than less tan two drive shafts.
     
  16. DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    street trucks are those sexy beasts that may be lowered and have intense performance mods like a super charger, but actually use it on the track for speed
     
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    Just because they have a S/C, it does not make them a street truck. Desert runners use S/Cs too.
     
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    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    Xrunner or non prerunner, road racing vs trail or off road.
     
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    A street truck you look for the mud puddles and go around them, an off road truck you look for the mud puddles to relocate them
     
  20. DanGer

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    I know i didnt say ONLY street truck us superchargers. But I get what you are saying! I should have clarified with use them for speed on a closed track
     
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