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Took a Vette!

Sorry guys, but it was like a 79-80. So yea, all 175 HP of this vet went down. lol It is still my heavy a$$ truck vs a light car!

I came off of the highway and he quickly pulled into the lane next to me at the light off of the exit (for those of you from Pittsburgh ext 60 off of 79).

I didnít expect anything until he kept on peeping the truck! So, I put her in 4X4. When we made the left onto the straight, he hit it. So did I. Got about 4 lengths on him when it is all said and done. About 1/4 mile.

The funny thing, I just took the truck off of extreme tune and put my street tune on. So, it would have been even better a few days ago.

Either way, I think we have surprised vet owner out there.

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60a or 60b?

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60a or 60b?
Comming from 279 to 79 (Going North_. Exit 60. The other way (Going South) is A and B.

Headed up the hill!

Man I would be pi$$ed if a truck took my sports car! lol

PS. I finaly got some fish out of that creek!

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Did you beat the corvette on the way home from catching some fish? You = Awesome

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Did you beat the corvette on the way home from catching some fish? You = Awesome
Ha ha.... I wish! Na, just another ridiculous day at the office.

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Aww man, you got my hopes up. I was like "that is the PERFECT day!" lol

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nice i wasn't sure if you where going south or north i should have assumed north as 60b has no lights after it lol but 60 and A do

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and glad you caught some i need to go out again but i have been busy lately as my truck is in a ton of pieces in the driveway and i am doing building maintenance for the local

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and glad you caught some i need to go out again but i have been busy lately as my truck is in a ton of pieces in the driveway and i am doing building maintenance for the local
Yea, and you missed a good party on Saturday! Only one 7.3 though....

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Aww man, you got my hopes up. I was like "that is the PERFECT day!" lol
I know! That would have been a hell of a day! I could have followed that with a beer and watching my Penguins win!

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