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Forum: General discussion 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
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Posted By RVT1000
At least this one has passenger seats. ...

At least this one has passenger seats.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/motors/6581683/mclaren-f1-known-as-one-of-the-most-desirable-cars-ever-tipped-to-sell-for-whopping-15million/
Forum: NHRA 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
I'll start by saying (again) that I have always...

I'll start by saying (again) that I have always been a fan of the class.
I like that the cars continue to get quicker and faster with the same rules package. I like that the 16 car qualifying field...
Forum: NHRA 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
I disagree. A fan has very little stake in the...

I disagree. A fan has very little stake in the game. But, collectively, the fans have the biggest stake.

Getting everyone (racers, track owners, fans, NHRA) on the same page is essentially...
Forum: NHRA 1 Day Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
What's written is far less important than how...

What's written is far less important than how they are behaving. And it seems to me that they are behaving like an organization who's goal is to provide drag racing entertainment.

And while...
Forum: NHRA 1 Day Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By RVT1000
My favored method of delivery has always been the...

My favored method of delivery has always been the almost-empty whipped cream can...
Forum: NHRA 1 Day Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
While racers may be competitors, the real...

While racers may be competitors, the real question is simply what is the NHRA?

If it is an organization to provide a framework for racers to compete fairly and safely, then let the racers do what...
Forum: General discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 266
Posted By RVT1000
I suspect that anyone actually interested in...

I suspect that anyone actually interested in buying this car is only looking at the investment opportuinty.

But how cool would it be to win PowerBall and be the guy who "Barrel-rolls $12 Million,...
Forum: General discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 266
Posted By RVT1000
Use it as a supermodel-magnet.....what else?

Use it as a supermodel-magnet.....what else?
Forum: General discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 266
Posted By RVT1000
Save your pennies!!

https://www.thesun.co.uk/motors/6518359/high-powered-200mph-gt40-racer-set-to-become-the-worlds-most-expensive-ford-with-whopping-9million-price-tag/
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 2,542
Posted By RVT1000
I was wishing I still had them as I was typing. ...

I was wishing I still had them as I was typing.

Sadly, my Hot Wheels all led a hard life. There were no survivors...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
I stopped paying attention when they went to the...

I stopped paying attention when they went to the stupid car of the future. At the time all the cars became identical, they even had to fit the same template! I think the chassis is a nascar design,...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 2,542
Posted By RVT1000
Sad news. I'm old enough to have had the Hot...

Sad news.
I'm old enough to have had the Hot Wheels versions of the dragster and funny car as a kid.
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 4,508
Posted By RVT1000
I was 1st taken to the track as a small boy and...

I was 1st taken to the track as a small boy and I've been to many NHRA national events at three different tracks over the years. I raced my own street car and my dad had a 10-second race car.

I'm...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 4,508
Posted By RVT1000
My fandom came about by being brought to the...

My fandom came about by being brought to the track as a small boy. Drag racing on TV was almost nonexistent when I grew up.

The noise, smell, and simply mechanized fury of a fuel car does not...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 5,850
Posted By RVT1000
Yes. Just like the previously mentioned 2nd...

Yes. Just like the previously mentioned 2nd Farewell Tour.
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 4,508
Posted By RVT1000
I'll take Tony over Dave any and all day. ...

I'll take Tony over Dave any and all day.

And maybe part of the problem is that they have too much time to talk? Both are constantly filling the dead air when we are forced to watch the drawn-out...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By RVT1000
Warrem is the painfully shy brains behind the...

Warrem is the painfully shy brains behind the entire operation. Warren agreed early on to be the public face of the operation.
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
I don't know if it would be a workable idea or...

I don't know if it would be a workable idea or not but I find the notion of a coefficient of drag-based adjustment intriguing.
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 5,850
Posted By RVT1000
Kinda like bands doing a "farewell" tour. Only to...

Kinda like bands doing a "farewell" tour. Only to do another a few years later...
Forum: NHRA 1 Week Ago
Replies: 272
Views: 13,205
Posted By RVT1000
I think that depends on just what it is that the...

I think that depends on just what it is that the NHRA is providing.

If they are simply providing a place for racers to race, then you let racers make all the decisions. All Camaros all the time?...
Forum: NHRA 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 82
Views: 10,448
Posted By RVT1000
Muffler bearing, henway, Finnigan pin??

Muffler bearing, henway, Finnigan pin??
Forum: NHRA 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 95
Views: 8,008
Posted By RVT1000
But would it matter if it were just being shot...

But would it matter if it were just being shot into the "driven" side of the turbo? Doesn't all that just go out the exhaust?
Forum: NHRA 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 2,562
Posted By RVT1000
Ahhh...what's a CMT award?

Ahhh...what's a CMT award?
Forum: NHRA 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 95
Views: 8,008
Posted By RVT1000
Anyone catch Bruno describing the staging...

Anyone catch Bruno describing the staging procedure for his turbo car? Just slightly less involved that the Space Shuttle check-list...
Forum: NHRA 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By RVT1000
Why not? A head injury is a head injury. Your...

Why not? A head injury is a head injury. Your brain doesn't know or care how it got banged up.
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