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Old 12-05-2012, 05:16 PM   #11
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Re: Hitting a speed bump....hard

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Is it wrong that part of me wants to laugh? Anyway, I've hit a few speed bumps quiet fast in my time, but I accelerate through it so that my front doesn't do that.
Front end wasn't the problem in that vid...
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:30 PM   #12
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:33 PM   #13
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what an asshole
Wondering why you consider him an asshole? He is not stunting or trying to be a squid..... Just saying

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Old 12-05-2012, 06:21 PM   #14
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Surprised that all the guys behind him all didn't try and ticket him for wreck-less driving

Looks like it hurt!
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:28 PM   #15
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:34 PM   #16
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:36 PM   #17
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Damn....Slid on his face to second....Safe!
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Old 12-05-2012, 09:27 PM   #20
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My exact reaction.


haha as did i
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