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Offline BigMike

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How'd they get away with that?
« on: January 25, 2010, 09:57:35 PM »
Someone entered a Turbo Supra:

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Re: How'd they get away with that?
« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2010, 10:08:57 PM »
These guys got a JDM high compression 4A-GZE engine and transaxle for $200:

http://schumachertaxiservice.com/engine.html
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Re: How'd they get away with that?
« Reply #2 on: March 23, 2010, 04:52:11 PM »
Somewhat related.... I assume you guys have seen this already, if so disregard, but I thought it was interesting reading.  :)

http://jalopnik.com/400309/what-would-smokey-do-24-hours-of-lemons-cheating-tips-from-judge-murilee

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Re: How'd they get away with that?
« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2010, 12:53:28 AM »
Somewhat related.... I assume you guys have seen this already, if so disregard, but I thought it was interesting reading.  :)

http://jalopnik.com/400309/what-would-smokey-do-24-hours-of-lemons-cheating-tips-from-judge-murilee

Seen it :) and on this forum already ;) http://bigmike.marlincrawler.com/forum/index.php?topic=5.0
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Re: How'd they get away with that?
« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2010, 01:48:10 AM »
BTW 3rd-gen Supras are heavy as a really heavy thing.  And thus slow. :)  Unless they swapped a 2JZ in there... in which case they should have been penalized a hundred laps or so.  :P