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    Thread: What car is The Rock driving?

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      04-30-2012 01:13 PM #1


      TCL usually likes these games. I can't figure it out. I see roll bars so I'm guessing it's a roadster. Perhaps a SLK?

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      04-30-2012 01:14 PM #2
      Chrysler Prowler?

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      04-30-2012 01:16 PM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by Galrot View Post
      Chrysler Prowler?
      Good guess, the mirrors seem to match:


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      04-30-2012 01:16 PM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by Galrot View Post
      Chrysler Prowler?
      Yep, just look at the sun visors

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      Look...we know what Chris Harris thinks of the FR-S, and now we know what Jay Leno thinks, but what do 20 year old euro humping TCL'ers driving 10 year old golfs and who jerk it to TDIs think?! I don't think we've heard from them yet...

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      04-30-2012 01:17 PM #5
      Well that was fast :p

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      04-30-2012 01:23 PM #7
      I know this one:

      The blonde??
      Easy like Sunday Morning.

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      04-30-2012 01:24 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by GruuvenNorth View Post
      I know this one:

      The blonde??
      that's that courtney chick from...ah...overhaulin? one of those shows
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      04-30-2012 01:27 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by WakusPakus View Post
      that's that courtney chick from...ah...overhaulin? one of those shows
      Courtney Hansen?

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      04-30-2012 01:29 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by WakusPakus View Post
      that's that courtney chick from...ah...overhaulin? one of those shows
      She was annoying to hear talk but fun to look at
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      04-30-2012 01:31 PM #11
      yeah - i agree with that - if she was muted the whole show then
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      There aint no OZ in rape.

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      04-30-2012 01:33 PM #12
      That's Bar Paly


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      04-30-2012 01:34 PM #13
      Figured he made more money than that. Hopefully that was a Disney movie shoot.
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      04-30-2012 01:34 PM #14
      Seems like a car he would drive.
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      04-30-2012 01:41 PM #15
      Are they not wearing seat belts? 'Tis very unsafe, though she's got a couple extra air bags.

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      04-30-2012 01:44 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by FastGTi View Post
      That's Bar Paly

      they're actually filming right now http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1980209/
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      04-30-2012 01:50 PM #17
      Oil cooler under the car, inline with the rear license plate?
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      04-30-2012 01:57 PM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by phil123 View Post
      Oil cooler under the car, inline with the rear license plate?
      Either oil or transmission, but I want to say transmission since they were only automatic. But its a factory piece.
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      04-30-2012 02:03 PM #19
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      That's Bar Paly

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      04-30-2012 02:10 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by JMTombstone View Post
      Yep, just look at the sun visors
      There were sun visors?

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      04-30-2012 02:51 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by HaterSlayer View Post


      TCL usually likes these games. I can't figure it out. I see roll bars so I'm guessing it's a roadster. Perhaps a SLK?
      Where the heck did you see roll bars?

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      04-30-2012 03:02 PM #22
      Sun visors, roll bars, transmission coolers... wanna know how I know you're all car nerds?

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      04-30-2012 03:04 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by izzo View Post
      Where the heck did you see roll bars?
      The pink things breaking out of her top.

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      04-30-2012 03:53 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by MrRoboto View Post
      The pink things breaking out of her top.
      Lolololol.


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      04-30-2012 04:23 PM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by HaterSlayer View Post
      Well that was fast :p
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