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post #1 of 24 Old 07-24-2008, 06:37 AM Thread Starter
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Out-pulled by a VW ?!?!?!

Touareg V10 TDI tows a 747 - Autoblog

Anyone have a 747 and a runway we can compare with?!?! LOL

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post #2 of 24 Old 07-24-2008, 06:51 AM
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YOU CAN BORROW MY 747 IF YOU WANT AND WHO NEEDS A RUNWAY WE CAN JUST PULL IT DOWN THE HIGHWAY

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My first thought is, how did they get it rolling? I mean without spinning the tires off.

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Something don't smell right about that. They added 7,030 kg (15,498 lbs.) of ballast weight yet it still had the stock suspension? I call

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I mean, I don't doubt the the engine could pull the weight, but come one, tell us how you really did it. Don't sit there and tell us it was "lightly modified" by adding 15,500 lbs. of ballast, but still kept the stock suspension.

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I know, they added a couple Duramaxs under it... It would only take one PSD of course.

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I am with you guys on this one, SHOW ME THE VIDEO!

I'll hook my dang Stroke to the VW and pull it and the 747 if that is the case. Heck, I cant be mad at it for dreaming big though.... grocery getting sun of a beeeeotch

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Here it is.

YouTube - Fifth Gear: VW Touareg Tows A 747

I still don't believe the stock suspension with all of that extra weight...

How would a Superduty do with a 747?

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I call B S too.

I might have to run across the street and chain some leer jets together and see what I can do.

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Ok, so who here has an extra 747 we can use to show them how a real truck pulls?

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