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    1. Banned SVTDanny's Avatar
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      05-06-2012 08:41 PM #1
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      Flew down to Nashville, TN yesterday morning to pick this up, and drove it back yesterday. Aside from all of the cuts and scrapes I received from the hard, sharp interior, and the pains in my lower back from the horse cart rear axle, the car is awesome. The power is unbelievable, the power band starts instantly and never drops. The sound of the turbos spooling, the blower whining, and the blow off valve, on top of the already amazing sounding 5.4 makes for one of the craziest sounding cars I've ever heard.




      A common sight on the trip back:

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      05-06-2012 08:43 PM #2
      Two turbos and a supercharger? Holy balls.
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    3. 05-06-2012 08:45 PM #3
      TCL hates this? Since when? and why?

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      05-06-2012 08:49 PM #4
      Boner.
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      05-07-2012 08:31 AM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by Booster View Post
      Boner.
      I'm suing the OP. Mine hasn't gone away yet.
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      05-06-2012 08:49 PM #6
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      05-06-2012 08:50 PM #7
      Congrats OP! Looks great
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    8. 05-06-2012 08:51 PM #8
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    9. 05-06-2012 08:54 PM #9
      Yeah but does it have the amazing balance and handling feel of the godly Subaru BRZ?

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      05-06-2012 09:00 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by Bonanza View Post
      TCL hates this? Since when? and why?

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      05-07-2012 12:02 AM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by Bonanza View Post
      TCL hates this? Since when? and why?
      TCL likes Sonatas and minivans, didn't you know?

      God damn OP, this car is badass.
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      05-07-2012 12:05 AM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by Bonanza View Post
      TCL hates this? Since when? and why?
      because jealousy

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      05-07-2012 08:26 AM #13
      What the ****ing mother of ****.

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      05-07-2012 08:31 AM #14
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      05-07-2012 09:25 AM #15
      awesome! I'd rock that
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      05-07-2012 03:29 PM #16
      holy balls

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      05-06-2012 08:54 PM #17
      How much was it?

    18. 05-06-2012 09:00 PM #18
      Is it really possible to run a supercharger and twin turbos without something exploding?

    19. 05-06-2012 09:03 PM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by Footprints View Post
      Is it really possible to run a supercharger and twin turbos without something exploding?
      We'll find out on his dime. Must sound like war breaking out. Can probably do a burnout from gas station to gas station.

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    20. 05-06-2012 09:05 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by Footprints View Post
      Is it really possible to run a supercharger and twin turbos without something exploding?

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      05-06-2012 09:09 PM #21
      Sick.....congrats.


      Post a dyno sheet, I think people don't realize the twin charge advantage.

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      05-07-2012 12:26 PM #22
      Can i ride with you to cars and coffee?
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      I think that it is raw enough that at 50% of potential, it would be terrifying enough to be fun. One of those 'you never see the tree that is going to kill you because you are sliding into it backwards' kind of cars.

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      05-07-2012 01:10 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by RacerrRex View Post
      Can i ride with you to cars and coffee?
      Sorry, passenger seat is claimed.

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      05-06-2012 09:03 PM #24
      curious... with that big of an engine, why the blower and turbos?

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      05-06-2012 09:06 PM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by ValveCoverGasket View Post
      curious... with that big of an engine, why the blower and turbos?
      Because.

      Congrats on the car. This thing has gotta be nasty. Can we please get a video?

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