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    Thread: Volkswagen Lays Down the Law in Herndon

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      10-06-2010 04:41 PM #1


      We’ve all seen it before, the distinctive headlights of a Ford Crown Victoria in our rear view mirror. Is it a taxi or a cop? We hope it’s just a taxi, but that’s just wishful thinking, we know we’re about to get pulled over. If you live in the Town of Herndon, you need to keep an eye out for another set of headlights – the Passat.

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      10-06-2010 04:50 PM #2
      omg undercover passat is badass, i think i would get arrested for trying to race him

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      10-06-2010 05:31 PM #3
      So how much HP/TQ do said VWs put down on Stg II w/ 89 octane fuel??

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      10-06-2010 06:15 PM #4
      A tuned turbo that can run on midgrade, not supreme? Sounds good to me!

      Looks like those cars were actually quite tastefully modded. And they look kind of badass too. Makes the new Chargers around here look dull in comparison!
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      10-06-2010 07:20 PM #5
      I'm sorry, are there Passats in those pictures? I only see a great-looking Corrado...

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      10-06-2010 10:51 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by clintg60-16v View Post
      I'm sorry, are there Passats in those pictures? I only see a great-looking Corrado...
      I hope that they beat the kid that owns that Corrado with a billy club until his hair fell out.

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      10-07-2010 12:29 AM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by Paul@VWvortex View Post
      I hope that they beat the kid that owns that Corrado with a billy club until his hair fell out.
      now that was funny
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      10-07-2010 09:38 AM #8
      I have to say, that looks pretty sick!! Nice wheels and all.

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      10-07-2010 10:30 AM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by Paul@VWvortex View Post
      I hope that they beat the kid that owns that Corrado with a billy club until his hair fell out.
      You're sooooooo funny, Paulie.

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      10-07-2010 12:00 PM #10
      looks great. and pretty sweet they used a wagon.

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      10-07-2010 12:43 PM #11
      Wow, full of stealthy win!


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      10-07-2010 03:33 PM #12
      That passat is fire!!! I still dont want to be pulled over tho
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    13. 10-07-2010 03:36 PM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by anndreuw View Post
      omg undercover passat is badass, i think i would get arrested for trying to race him
      lol!

      you see this at your mirror "pushing" you:


      then you thing, all right, lets do it! (pedal to the metal)

      then: pwned!

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      10-07-2010 06:22 PM #14
      I want to see the wagon with some push bars on that bumper! Any more pics of the sedan?

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      10-07-2010 06:29 PM #15
      lol VW cop cars.. they will have to raise taxes just to keep up with maintenance on those things.

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      10-07-2010 07:23 PM #16
      If those ever went to auction well-worn, I'd love to have a crack at the sedan...

    17. 10-07-2010 10:08 PM #17
      Can we civilians buy them when the police are done with them, like the Crown Vic Interceptors? That could be fun.

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      10-08-2010 08:58 PM #18
      nah,I still take this over that passat



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      10-10-2010 06:12 AM #19
      that looks like v.w on v.w abused....just wanted to say before this get's locked....
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      10-11-2010 05:23 PM #20
      that is nice
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      Quote Originally Posted by zukiphile View Post
      Really Volvo? A failure of system that is supposed to save the inattentive would have been noticed by a real inattentive driver?
      Really?

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      10-11-2010 09:00 PM #21
      Our CHP's have to keep up too!

      Actually, these are used for promotional purposes and no taxpayer money was used.


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      10-12-2010 10:28 AM #22
      Stage II 2.0T?

      Not too long ago the Swedish police started to buy bone stock D5 Volvos to replace the older turbo petrols.. Yes, diesels that is.
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      10-12-2010 10:45 AM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by TOMPASS View Post
      Can we civilians buy them when the police are done with them, like the Crown Vic Interceptors? That could be fun.
      i doubt these would go to auction..probably to some vw museum when they retire.
      but yes, you can buy police interceptors. My buddy and I flew down to Florida where a dealer specializes in buying and fixing up police crown vics/caprices and resells them. Still has the spot light and says Police Interceptor on the back fun drive back to MD haha

      edit-they had one of these wagons at waterfest. loved it
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      10-12-2010 05:13 PM #24
      So just like American car companies that fall short on their sale numbers, VW is now dumping them on the local police at a discount.
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      10-12-2010 05:23 PM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by VWRedux View Post
      So just like American car companies that fall short on their sale numbers, VW is now dumping them on the local police at a discount.
      im sure these donated cars are sure helping sales numbers
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