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Message 1175843 - Posted: 5 Dec 2011, 14:14:04 UTC

Seems that my birthday was not a great day for Ferrari owners.

8 Ferrari's wrecked

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Message 1175851 - Posted: 5 Dec 2011, 14:51:34 UTC - in response to Message 1175843.

Heard a little about that, just not where, too expensive for Me no matter what, although I have a Friend who owns a Lamborghini, a Countach, sure It's an old car, but It's still a supercar and one heck of a good looking car too.


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Message 1175943 - Posted: 5 Dec 2011, 22:22:38 UTC

At least there were no serious injuries.


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Message 1175944 - Posted: 5 Dec 2011, 22:25:54 UTC - in response to Message 1175943.

At least there were no serious injuries.


Yeah, but being in Japan, I'm wondering if that would cause a loss of their drivers license? Which is hard to get over there I've heard.
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Message 1175959 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 0:05:27 UTC - in response to Message 1175943.

At least there were no serious injuries.



NO SERIOUS INJURIES!!! I saw an Enzo with a crumpled fender. That's pretty serious in my book. :)

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Message 1175967 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 0:31:30 UTC - in response to Message 1175959.

At least there were no serious injuries.



NO SERIOUS INJURIES!!! I saw an Enzo with a crumpled fender. That's pretty serious in my book. :)

At least there were no Porsches in the wreck....

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Message 1175970 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 0:45:21 UTC - in response to Message 1175967.
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At least there were no serious injuries.



NO SERIOUS INJURIES!!! I saw an Enzo with a crumpled fender. That's pretty serious in my book. :)

At least there were no Porsches in the wreck....

Steve :D

Or heavens to Mergatroid, COBRA Mustangs! ;)
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Message 1175997 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 2:39:12 UTC - in response to Message 1175967.

At least there were no serious injuries.



NO SERIOUS INJURIES!!! I saw an Enzo with a crumpled fender. That's pretty serious in my book. :)

At least there were no Porsches in the wreck....

Steve :D


I am sorry to say there were, and 2 Mercedes.

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Message 1176006 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 3:08:31 UTC - in response to Message 1175997.

At least there were no serious injuries.



NO SERIOUS INJURIES!!! I saw an Enzo with a crumpled fender. That's pretty serious in my book. :)

At least there were no Porsches in the wreck....

Steve :D


I am sorry to say there were, and 2 Mercedes.

Plus a Nissan and a Prius, But It is Japan.
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Message 1176027 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 4:36:50 UTC

I witnessed a rather expensive crash once. An (old) Cadillac started to pull out in front of a tractor trailer. The right front wheel of the truck rode over the hood of the Cadillac - rolling the truck. The tractor trailer was an auto transporter with a full load of brand new Mercedes - all probably totaled.

Fortunately, the cabin of the Cadillac was behind the impact zone and was not crushed. Minor injuries only to the people involved.




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Message 1176043 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 8:11:32 UTC
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It seems the Porsche escaped damage!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Message 1176083 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 14:50:15 UTC - in response to Message 1176043.

It seems the Porsche escaped damage!!!!!!!!!!!!!

German engineering at its finest!

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Message 1176085 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 14:54:55 UTC

Yeh, the Porker driver was probably the only one who has experienced the "joys" of a tail happy super car on the open road so was treating the loud pedal with due respect in the allegedly damp conditions. Unlike the Ferrrraaaarrrriiiiiiii drivers who thought they had unlimited grip and gave it some.


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Message 1176093 - Posted: 6 Dec 2011, 15:47:37 UTC - in response to Message 1176083.

It seems the Porsche escaped damage!!!!!!!!!!!!!

German engineering at its finest!

Steve

It's that VW handling in there, Not to buggy... ;)
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Message 1176250 - Posted: 7 Dec 2011, 11:09:10 UTC

Any (rich) fool can own a Ferrari. To drive it is another matter.
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