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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2019, 06:16:13 pm »
Yea, we need more stuff like this. This sounds like it would be way more fun than (insert supercar of your choosing here) to actually drive on the street.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2019, 06:34:59 pm »
Lightweight, efficient, affordable, and a manual. Take my money, Gordon.

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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2019, 06:38:23 pm »
Be great if there was a roadster version.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2019, 07:03:21 pm »
Be great if there was a crossover version with a huge chrome grille and lots of grey plastic side moulding. :erjerbs:


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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2019, 06:02:43 am »

But now I need to know how to make my Fiesta have 215 HP.

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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2019, 07:40:49 am »
Only coming over as a Show & Display registration.  Laaaaame.  And it'll be too expensive for us plebeians.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2019, 07:54:02 am »
Only coming over as a Show & Display registration.  Laaaaame.  And it'll be too expensive for us plebeians.

That statement pertained to a different vehicle.  He believes this one could be federalized for American consumption.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #8 on: March 11, 2019, 01:38:26 pm »
Unscrew boost sensor from manifold... Done

Is that the one with the thing on it, or the other one?
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2019, 05:32:19 am »
Is that the one with the thing on it, or the other one?

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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #10 on: March 12, 2019, 07:40:50 am »
That statement pertained to a different vehicle.  He believes this one could be federalized for American consumption.

You're right.  I misread that.

Well, let's cross our fingers then!  <$50k, road legal, and 1800 lbs would be amazing.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #11 on: March 12, 2019, 10:54:49 am »
I wonder how much cheaper this would be if he didn't design it to meet modern crash regs.
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Re: Well this seems pretty interesting.
« Reply #12 on: March 17, 2019, 06:27:40 am »
Lightweight, efficient, affordable, and a manual. Take my money, Gordon.

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