|04-04-2013, 01:45 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: No soup for you!
Any rally fans in the house?
Here's a NSFW (Warning, there is nudity on that site!) link to a nice compilation of some outstanding rally spills and thrills for anyone that enjoys rally racing.
It's pretty damn awesome.
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|04-04-2013, 05:06 PM||#2|
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Atlantic Canada
I'm not into rally per se, but I do like catching it when I can. It's a crazy style of racing... you need so much skill, it's unbelievable. Also dangerous as hell. Everytime I see a car soaring in the air with spectators 10 ft away, I cringe.
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|04-04-2013, 06:57 PM||#3|
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: New Brunswick, Canada
I @#$%*&! love rally racing. It's so far removed from everything else out there, but I'm with Rob - those spectators are nucking futs!
Some of those wrecks are insane!
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|04-04-2013, 09:39 PM||#4|
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Join Date: Jul 2012
Jeez, it takes a certain degree of insanity to participate in this particular branch of motorsport.
I have nothing but admiration for rally racers. In some ways they represent the top of the peak as far as driving ability is concerned. These guys must have Jupiter-sized balls.
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