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Message 801202 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 8:41:54 UTC
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This is a relatively new one for me......and this is a better version than the one I found earlier.......
Ronin... Beware the babe in the Bimmer..........
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Message 801222 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 9:47:28 UTC
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Great edit of The Driver............

Great sound.........if you have good a good sound system.......CRANK IT UP......
Especially below about 500 hz.....
You don't hear intake sounds like this on FI cars anymore...........
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Message 801224 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 9:54:06 UTC
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Hmmmmmmm........Short Time... bet a few of you never saw this one............

I differ from the poster's opinion that it beats 'Bullit' however.......
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Message 801226 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 10:10:42 UTC
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This is the best ever.......and no, I am not just jumping on........I made a 35mm loop of it when I was a rambunctious twit in high school in AV club.........
Lalo's score just built the excitement until the first tire smoke............

The Bullit chase......

And the motor sounds......ohh la la........
Mopar had a way with input ant output that just had a unique sound......

Even my 145 mph Buick Grand Sport never sounded like that................
Or my'67 Pontiac 500+ drag motor....it was tuned to a 'T'...LOL. Natural intake........Rochester 4BBL........they did not use fuel injection at the time.......

And as far as 'throttle on, throttle off' sounds go........that bit over the hills is just a hoot............they had to mod the chassis just to get them to make the first jump........

And BESIDES the fact that there is no way the Mustang could have caught up with the Charger after taking a digger......LOL........LOL.........it still makes for movie madness...........
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Message 801244 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 12:17:16 UTC - in response to Message 801202.  
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This is a relatively new one for me......and this is a better version than the one I found earlier.......
Ronin... Beware the babe in the Bimmer..........


. . . Natasha Taylor - plays 'Deirdre' in Ronin




. . . Audi S8 MB 450SEL 6.9
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Message 801276 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 15:12:21 UTC - in response to Message 801244.  
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This is a relatively new one for me......and this is a better version than the one I found earlier.......
Ronin... Beware the babe in the Bimmer..........


. . . Natasha Taylor - plays 'Deirdre' in Ronin




. . . Audi S8 MB 450SEL 6.9

No speed bumps were harmed in the filming of this movie..............
Thank you Richard for the clip.......
Ain't she a babe??????

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Ain't she a babe????


No anti kitty threads were harmed in the composition of this post....
Ain't she a kitten?

No anti posting threads were harmed in the composition of this post......
Enough.......
Great clip, Rich.
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Message 801290 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 15:59:01 UTC - in response to Message 801276.  
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This is a relatively new one for me......and this is a better version than the one I found earlier.......
Ronin... Beware the babe in the Bimmer..........


. . . Natasha Taylor - plays 'Deirdre' in Ronin




. . . Audi S8 MB 450SEL 6.9

No speed bumps were harmed in the filming of this movie..............
Thank you Richard for the clip.......
Ain't she a babe??????

No anti babe threads were harmed in the composition of this post.........

Ain't she a babe????


No anti kitty threads were harmed in the composition of this post....
Ain't she a kitten?

No anti posting threads were harmed in the composition of this post......
Enough.......
Great clip, Rich.
So she would be 37......
Perfect......I like younger women......LOL. And older women too...........
Most of them are dears........say meow to the J bird, eh?
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Message 801295 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 16:12:03 UTC - in response to Message 801226.  
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This is the best ever.......and no, I am not just jumping on........I made a 35mm loop of it when I was a rambunctious twit in high school in AV club.........
Lalo's score just built the excitement until the first tire smoke............

The Bullit chase......

And the motor sounds......ohh la la........
Mopar had a way with input ant output that just had a unique sound......

Even my 145 mph Buick Grand Sport never sounded like that................
Or my'67 Pontiac 500+ drag motor....it was tuned to a 'T'...LOL. Natural intake........Rochester 4BBL........they did not use fuel injection at the time.......

And as far as 'throttle on, throttle off' sounds go........that bit over the hills is just a hoot............they had to mod the chassis just to get them to make the first jump........

And BESIDES the fact that there is no way the Mustang could have caught up with the Charger after taking a digger......LOL........LOL.........it still makes for movie madness...........

And besides..........LOL.......who ever had to double-clutch a street car?? I mean really.......
I ran some pretty tough stuff on the street, and you still didn't have to go.......meeeeeeeeeeeeeeow-coff-coff-meeeeeeeeeeeowwwwwwww to change gears......LOL.
I ran a '69 Buick Grand Sport 400 (not stock) that would take the front tyres offa the pavement....I mean a wheel stander.......'bout the only thing that WAS stock was the transmission....aluminum case rock crusher....Hurst T shifter on the boards, and I won a lotta money in high school racing from 0-60 on bets that I didn't have to use the clutch at all.......just hit the shift points right and it clicked right into gear at full power....fresh synchros and all.......so don't give me any guff 'bout meeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeowwww-vroom vroom-meeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeow....LOL. Ever tune the metering rods in a Quadrajet??? LOL.
'Couse I 'spose you young pups wouldn't know much 'bout metering rod or accelerator pumps.......what with all that fuel injection these days......

But.....I could tell you another story 'bout my daddy's 60 sumpthin' Pontiac Starfire.........big block.......one of the first Detroit inventions with Rochester Fuel Injection......
A real stormer.....but he finally had to get rid of it 'cuz there wasn't a mechanic in town that could give it a proper tune up........shall I continue?
Been there, vroom vroom. And it was a fun ride........ever twist the drive shaft off in a Buick? I did.......can you say torque...baby...? The 455 Buick had it......in spades.......just could not keep than back rod from blowing the bearing under full load and full rpm......(of course, my definition of 'full rpm' was a little different the Detroit's was)......they never saw me coming.....

But that modified 400 in my Grand Sport would do 7000 rpm........wowza.....
Had to modify the Q jet so it would feed it right......
But there was just a gut-wonderful feeling when you stomped on a 455........
I should stop now........let me know if you want another old hot rodder story or two.......(smiles).........
Can you say......Christine???
How can you kill something that can't possibly be alive? LOL.

Any hot rodders left here?

I still got a 350 factory short block that's waiting for the proper mods....a Buick.....not a Chevy.............a litttle rust in some cylinders, but not too much.......still got the factory goo on the block......
(Did I say mods........)......maybe to a good home........

But it did make for a good sound track....LOL.
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Message 801353 - Posted: 23 Aug 2008, 18:24:21 UTC

How about them Blues Brothers.


"Lotta space in this mall..."

FYI...I had the Q-Jet on my 1976 Olds Toronado tuned just right to open the secondaries just off the line. Big old 455 smoking the FRONT tires really got people's attention...
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Message 812575 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 7:31:00 UTC
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For me it's the car chase in Matrix Reloaded.

Trinity: You told me never to get on the freeway. You said it was suicide.

Morpheus: Then let us hope that I was wrong.

Universe is not an awful waste of space.
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Message 812578 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 7:38:51 UTC - in response to Message 801353.  

How about them Blues Brothers.


"Lotta space in this mall..."

FYI...I had the Q-Jet on my 1976 Olds Toronado tuned just right to open the secondaries just off the line. Big old 455 smoking the FRONT tires really got people's attention...



Very good. I love that movie.
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Message 812689 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 18:08:34 UTC - in response to Message 812575.  

For me it's the car chase in Matrix Reloaded.

Trinity: You told me never to get on the freeway. You said it was suicide.

Morpheus: Then let us hope that I was wrong.

Excellent.....
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Message 812713 - Posted: 27 Sep 2008, 20:10:42 UTC
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One of my faves... Quentin Tarantino's DeathProof

'69 Charger vs. '70 Challenger

[edit] Zoe Bell, the woman riding on the hood does all her own stunts [/edit]
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Message 812895 - Posted: 28 Sep 2008, 9:36:22 UTC - in response to Message 801353.  

How about them Blues Brothers.

"Lotta space in this mall..."

There are so many mistakes of continuity and factual errors in that movie somve very obvious some not: Link to known goofs
Continuity: In the mall, Elwood notes that the "new Oldsmobiles are in early this year." The poster says 1980 Olds. New models normally came out in the fall preceding the model year - this would make the date sometime at least as early as fall 1979. Later the Clarion Records exec. says he was a bouncer at the Palace "back in the 70s" indicating that the current date is sometime in the 1980s.


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Message 814957 - Posted: 5 Oct 2008, 3:23:45 UTC
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Now THIS kitty just purrrrrrrrrrrrs......Mad Max.....the last V8 Interceptor.......

EDIT...I forgot Mel was that young once.........
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Message 814960 - Posted: 5 Oct 2008, 3:42:54 UTC
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Lots of good car chases posted here. I like many in films, including "Bullet", "The French Connection" (The car vs. train chase), "Diamonds are Forever", and a few more I am sure. But the one I have to vote for is the often forgotten car chase scene from "The 7-Ups". Take a look and tell me what you think :)
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Message 814961 - Posted: 5 Oct 2008, 3:46:39 UTC
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Ok, maybe the men are smarter today. I am trying to find the chase scene in Running Scared with Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines, chasing Jimmy Smits.

So she is humbly asking for help.
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Message 814962 - Posted: 5 Oct 2008, 3:52:01 UTC - in response to Message 814960.  
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Lots of good car chases posted here. I like many in films, including "Bullet", "The French Connection" (The car vs. train chase), "Diamonds are Forever", and a few more I am sure. But the one I have to vote for is the often forgotten car chase scene from "The 7-Ups". Take a look and tell me what you think :)


Mark in his youth comes to mind ;)

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Message 814963 - Posted: 5 Oct 2008, 3:58:48 UTC - in response to Message 814960.  
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Lots of good car chases posted here. I like many in films, including "Bullet", "The French Connection" (The car vs. train chase), "Diamonds are Forever", and a few more I am sure. But the one I have to vote for is the often forgotten car chase scene from "The 7-Ups". Take a look and tell me what you think :)

Great chase......but tell me true......
Where can I get a 2 door Pontiac Lemans that roars like that?????
Or even the Bonneville.........LOL.

'S funny........they never put that motor in the 2 door pooch.....

I had a '67 wagon with a 230 overhead cam motor in it........it rocked,
but you never got that throttle sound out of it...........
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