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    Thread: csb... saw a veyron

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      05-14-2012 11:50 AM #1
      i was on i95 when I looked in my left mirror and noticed a very big something approaching FAST.
      we caught some traffic, so i managed to snap a pic.


      once traffic cleared up, he was moving at ~95mph. when he saw me trying to catch up, he slowed down, gave me a smile, and put the pedal down and disappeared into the horizon (i have no idea how fast he went, but if you've ever seen a liter-bike roll-on from 50mph, that's about what it looked like) 5 seconds later, I couldn't even see him
      yeah, I know, CSB, but it's not often you see a $,$$$,$$$.cc car showing off for you...
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      05-14-2012 11:53 AM #2
      Is that a silver Corolla I am seeing??? Thats spectacluar.....
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      05-14-2012 11:55 AM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by Zstampe View Post
      Is that a silver Corolla I am seeing??? Thats spectacluar.....
      No no, that's a Lancer GTS.

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      05-14-2012 12:01 PM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by C4 A6 View Post
      No no, that's a Lancer GTS.
      Ah ha, I see the lancer as well, but look at the fine specimen in the side mirror. It's silver as well, very rare color for that year of Corolla.....
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      05-14-2012 12:03 PM #5
      Nice. Have to say I have seen every other super car I wanted to and even drove an Enzo. Still have yet to see a Veyron though. Jelly.

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      05-14-2012 12:04 PM #6
      oh...so you took a picture of me, huh?
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      Wow... Who says Hondas have no torque?

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      05-14-2012 12:06 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by arethirdytwo View Post
      Nice. Have to say I have seen every other super car I wanted to and even drove an Enzo. Still have yet to see a Veyron though. Jelly.
      you've even seen the 3000gt?
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      05-14-2012 12:07 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by WakusPakus View Post
      oh...so you took a picture of me, huh?
      OP, please blur WakusPakus's license plate. I don't want his public information on TCL.

      You're welcome in advance.
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      No, but hypothetically I pissed in your mom.
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      One time my girlfriend said she didn't like the Acura NSX so i broke up with her....just kidding shes ****ing dead.

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      05-14-2012 12:08 PM #9
      I can't tell. What is the silver car in the side view mirror. I think MKV Jetta.
      Sent from my tablet while sipping weak drinks over fancy brunch with a view

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      05-14-2012 12:09 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by mad8vskillz View Post
      you've even seen the 3000gt?


      Actually, your thread IS a CSB. At least it is for me, I would love to have that happen to me. How did that beast sound when it took off?

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      05-14-2012 12:09 PM #11
      i have seen one veyron on the road by my old work. it was the black/red combo and the plate simply said veyron. platinum motorsports in San Diego (an exotic car place) is near by and i can only assume he was headed there.
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      Would that be under the "three chirps and you're out" policy?

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      05-14-2012 12:09 PM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by Zstampe View Post
      OP, please blur WakusPakus's license plate. I don't want his public information on TCL.

      You're welcome in advance.
      LOL

      i wish that was me!
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      Wow... Who says Hondas have no torque?

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      05-14-2012 12:09 PM #13
      clearly this is some sort of tcl meme, but I haven't seen it before...
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      05-14-2012 12:09 PM #14
      A veyron on i95 wow. That must have been a sight to see!
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      05-14-2012 12:10 PM #15
      at least you got a picture.
      i've seen Veyron's at car shows, im sure all of us have so that doesnt count
      i've even see one pull up to Cars&Coffee in Irvine, CA, while technically i was it driving on the street im not sure if that counts.
      and finally i saw one going opposite direction on I405 one evening, far too short of a notice to try and get phone out to snag a pic.

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      05-14-2012 12:11 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by 2.0T_Convert View Post
      I can't tell. What is the silver car in the side view mirror. I think MKV Jetta.
      That's the Corolla I mentioned....

      Wait wait, I bet its actually the chinese BYD F3DM......super rare find.
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      05-14-2012 12:12 PM #17
      Since getting to see a McLaren F1 in person last month, my list is getting smaller. I still have yet to see a Veyron or Porsche 959 in the flesh, I want to.
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      05-14-2012 12:14 PM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by zstampe View Post
      ah ha, i see the lancer as well, but look at the fine specimen in the side mirror. It's silver as well, very rare color for that year of corolla.....
      lmfao. :d

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      05-14-2012 12:22 PM #19
      damn. i still have yet to see one in person, moving or stationary. looks like this guy was going so fast, the wheel spokes were warping space and time
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      05-14-2012 12:34 PM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by 2.0T_Convert View Post
      I can't tell. What is the silver car in the side view mirror. I think MKV Jetta.

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      05-14-2012 01:01 PM #23
      I saw one on I5 from SD to LA. Had Virginia plates IIRC

    24. 05-14-2012 01:06 PM #24
      you guys wrong he was talking about the Saturn Vue....



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