Random car/bike videos thread

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by ///M, Jan 12, 2017.

  1. Sean197

    Sean197 RIP Albi :( Moderator

    Fife, Scotland
    Albi 197T - RIP, MK7 Golf GTD Sports Wagon
    V10 M5-powered E46 M3. Forget the F4R, this is what an n/a engine should sound like.

     
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  2. Marsch

    Marsch

    463
    Berlin, Germany
    Stealth Grey RS 200
    I wish I'd have taken a video of that 136 dB Mk3.
     
  3. Marsch

    Marsch

    463
    Berlin, Germany
    Stealth Grey RS 200


    I once had the pleasure to be passenger of him around the Nordschleife in an other Gr. A/N M3 E30. Awesome experience! :smiley:
     
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  4. sevenfourate

    sevenfourate Devotee of OCD Paid Member

    Lowestoft, England.
    Racing Blue RS-200
    ‘Frightening’ I bet !

    I went in a tin-top with a F3 driver once. Enlightening, scary, eye-opening and belittling doesn’t come close to how much skill, talent and bravery these guys have.

    Getting sideways at 110mph and calmly saying “...well: this is interesting” midway through the crisis still lives with me now.
     
  5. Marsch

    Marsch

    463
    Berlin, Germany
    Stealth Grey RS 200
    Actually not frightening at all but very exiting. The man really knows his business. I knew after the first couple of meters that this had nothing to do with what I knew about driving a car so far. We were blasting past everything...Ferraris, Porsches you name it. The bikers were just indicating with arms and sometimes even feet that he should pass. :laughing:

    The M3 in question belonging to his father and some friends.

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  6. Legend@wheels

    Legend@wheels Gold Member

    Clio 200
    tough one
    Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
     
  7. Chris

    Chris Bad cop Administrator

    Wtf is with the car door flying open at 1:57???
     
  8. Marsch

    Marsch

    463
    Berlin, Germany
    Stealth Grey RS 200
    We've a saying in German about "opening or closing the door" on somebody/something. With opening the door he indicated he's willing to let him pass. That's at least my assumption. :wink:

    The second Opel Ascona wasn't that nice. That's why he got the finger at some point.:smile:
     
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  9. Sean197

    Sean197 RIP Albi :( Moderator

    Fife, Scotland
    Albi 197T - RIP, MK7 Golf GTD Sports Wagon
  10. Chris

    Chris Bad cop Administrator

    Lmao!

    This is a classic example of more money than sense!
     
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  11. wattson

    wattson Paid Member

    89
    Clio 200 Cup FF
    Lotus Elise V8 (2x Hayabusa Engines); 450hp, 750kg, Hillclimb car.

     
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  12. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    YES MATE!!! That's RIGHT up my street! Must be absolutely insane to drive. Would love to see a build thread! :smiley:
     
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  13. wattson

    wattson Paid Member

    89
    Clio 200 Cup FF
    Some more info on the engine. Apparently these guys designed the engines but then sold the designs to other motorsport companies. https://www.engineswapdepot.com/?p=2868
     
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  14. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Awesome mate. Hartley do some amazing stuff.

    400bhp @ 10k RPM!!!

    That would do VERY nicely indeed!
     
  15. Marsch

    Marsch

    463
    Berlin, Germany
    Stealth Grey RS 200
    A little older but quite nice tarmac rallye video with great sound from a member over at cliors.de.



    There of course are some Renaults in it. Various types of Clios, the most crackling Megane I ever heard and a Twingo R1 losing a mirror at a lantern pole.
     
  16. LOCKE

    LOCKE Paid Member

    Glasgow
    RB 182 Cup/LY 197 R27


    Short and sweet. Felt the need to share this - how brutal are these superbikes!
     
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  17. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    @LOCKE "brutal" is definitely the right word mate!
     
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  18. jamesgw200

    jamesgw200 Paid Member

    920
    cambridge
    Megane 275 Trophy
    id love to decat mine for some flames but it would never pass the sound test at uk tracks
     
  19. Big Ben

    Big Ben Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    That is mental Colin. How quick does it get through the gears!!!
     
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  20. jamesgw200

    jamesgw200 Paid Member

    920
    cambridge
    Megane 275 Trophy
    quick shifter. cuts the ignition for tenth of a second which means you can keep the throttle pinned.
     
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