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post #1 of 45 Old 06-04-2008, 05:46 AM Thread Starter
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The Import Bashing Thread!

Here it is guys. The one you have been waiting for. Lets get it all out on the table and hear how you really feel about "tuned imports". (tuned is a fancy word for fiberglass)



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What is there to say? All you have to do is look at them and see they are turdbuckets.


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I still love how the claim that their technology/ "tuning" is so advanced yet they still cant make an exhaust system that sounds good. I dont care how much horse power it has a lawn mower is still a lawn mower.



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Im not a car guy period, unless its american muscle, but I cant stand the "tuners" who think that the big aluminum wing and the complete primer job on their acura gives it 300 more horse to the front wheels. Come on get a life. Its always the same punks with the hat on side ways who sit at the stop signs and rev it, but when you call them out its always the same excuse "Dont wanna make you feel bad when I leave your big truck in the dust" really get a life. I live in a small country town, these kids are just idiots. Dont get me wrong I have seen some imports that have had massive dollars dumped into them that where fast, but if you put that same amount of money into lets say a camaro, trans am, mustang or a powerstroke, then you would have something. What I really love though is the neons with big wheels the flashy lights under them, and a wing, talk about a waste of money.

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Whats wrong Eric? Did we get out of the wrong side of the honda this morning?





























































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Whats wrong Eric? Did we get out of the wrong side of the honda this morning?



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Its all good.

I don't care about the trash talkng, but if it turns member against member, that I personnally don't stand for.

Now, my opinion...

I CANNOT stand the shopping cart wings and fart can exhausts. If it is built right (unfortnatly rare around these parts) I will give them props. But, a lot put money into wasted bolt ons. That goes for imports, minitrucks, whatever around my town. I just can't help but laugh. Will I ever consider buying one, even with the mileage? No. I know our fuel is exspensive, but I know I have to pay to play.

The wife and I have a project Ranger in the garage that will be fully bagged by August, but it WILL NOT be "pimped out". I'm building it in "Foose" style, simple.

It is ashame the wasted money on some of these cars. You all should of seen my town after the first "Fast and Furious" came out! Damn I wish I had my Stroke then!

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Eclipse AVN62D; High Idle Mod; BFG ATs 285-65/20s

Truck- 12.51sec @ 108mph @ ~7700lbs (1/4 mi)
Cooler- 39.93sec @ 12.12mph @ ~180lbs (1/8 mi)

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I liked this t-shirt. "Racing imports is like competing in the special olympics, even if you win you're still retarded."
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I hate those Rice Burner's also some are alright but what pisses me off the most is the Coffee Can Exhaust they sound like a (PISSED OFF WEED EATER

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