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Old 07-18-2008, 12:43 PM
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I got beat by a Cobalt!!

Alright so last night me and some buddies pull up at a light next to a cobalt and he asked me if I wanted to race so I said sure thinking it was just gonna be like every other cobalt, slow as hell. Well I started stallin up my truck and my friends were just laughin because we thought we were just going to blow them away. The light turned green and a I launched out about 5 car links ahead of them so it looked promising that i was going to win. Then all of a sudden he just blows by me, and his car is making this wicked *** scream. We pulled over and talked and it turned out he had it supercharged and a handful of other mods.

We just laughed when he passed me because we were not expecting it at all. Ill just have to race him again when I have that much money to dump into my rig!
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Old 07-18-2008, 12:57 PM
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I know exactly how you feel I had the same thing happen to me with a cobalt that I thought was stock I was on the highway doing about 45 and pulled up next to me and gave me a look so I punched and was pulling on him pretty good then all of the sudden he blew past me
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Old 07-18-2008, 12:57 PM
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The new turbo cobalts are fast.
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:00 PM
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Yeah no kidding I had no idea those were turboed until I raced him and found out the hard way
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:05 PM
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dang, so now we gotta watch out for cobalts!?
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:08 PM
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The new turbo cobalts are fast.
Yea, but can they crush cars?
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:18 PM
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Yea, but can they crush cars?
You got a point.
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:20 PM
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You got a point.
I had one try to race me saying he had 500+ to the REAR WHEELS

Silly ricers.
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aren't they front wheel drive?
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yes they are front wheel drive...
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