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Old 05-17-2001, 09:51 AM   #1
Patrick L
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Becasue ITS racecar

Cool I love rentals!

Check this pic out of me having fun on some twisty dirt roads in a rental Forester a while back. http://members.nbci.com/The_Top_Dog/forester.jpg
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Old 05-17-2001, 10:33 AM   #2
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hope you washed it and return it with a full tank of gas...

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Old 05-17-2001, 11:15 AM   #3
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YEA RENTAL RACING is DOPE!!!!
I had a 4 door Civic while my car was getting painted.
well, as the story goes, I worked at a race/distributor shop,I had already paid for a NASA drivers school @ Sears Point....SO,
I took some used, prototype race coil-overs slapped them on. along w/ cat-back exhaust, and some old hossiers, GAB race brake pads & a Sparco Sprint seat.

Well it happened to be one of the funnest times I ever had. We got pics & everything....

It rained a lil' & I spun on turn 5, backed it into the grass. I had mud & grass all under it....it was a BLAST!!!!
Ended up w/o a scratch!
RENTAL RACING FOR LIFE!
I'll try to find the pics again.
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Old 05-17-2001, 06:03 PM   #4
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hehe, do you know Porter? he came to stl on business last fall and wanted to go rally with myself and STiShawn. he kept up with the imprezas in his taurus it was a great sight looking into my rearview and seeing a fullsize american sedan appear out of the dust cloud sideways through the turn
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Old 05-17-2001, 06:15 PM   #5
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Yeah, Porter also had a rental out here in Colorado. It was an Impala as I recall. I didnt' get to go with them on the driving part (I got a little loose earlier in the night). I WORKED a rental car in Greece, trying to follow the rally cars at the Acropolis rally. That was a four door hatch (Opel Corsa). Definitely one of the best times I've had in a rental car (the handbrake was only attached to the left rear wheel). Rentals are the *****.

-Brian
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Old 05-17-2001, 06:23 PM   #6
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<FONT size="6">PORTER THE RENTAL KILLA!</FONT s>



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Old 05-17-2001, 07:57 PM   #7
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Yep, rentals are great. My car is in the body shop right now and the insurance gave me a brand new toyota corolla fresh off the lot. Too bad i lost a hub cap today. Need tp go back and try and find that.. I should be there somewhere along my favorite stretch of twisties.. i tell ya those 175-70-14's Michelins don't quite handle like my P-Zero's.

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Old 05-17-2001, 09:09 PM   #8
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Yeah, using Dodge Intrepids in G-stock is fun. Too bad they aren't too much of a match for Imprezas and Integras (big, auto, crummy tires, etc...). By sheer coincidence, I was renting an Intrepid that week...
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Old 05-18-2001, 12:31 AM   #9
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i love punding on rentals i beat up on this altima i had.. ebrake turns neutral drops!! gotta lovew it!!
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Old 05-18-2001, 01:46 AM   #10
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<FONT size="6">RENTAL FOCI KICK ARSE!!!</FONT s>
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Old 05-18-2001, 09:17 AM   #11
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Hmm, Team RRR. Last rental I had, lets see if we can paint the picture.

1 Red 2000 Chevy Cavalier. $19.95 per day
2 McDonalds plastic trays Stolen
1 E-Brake. Free
1 Large Parking Lot $1.45 in gas

Driving around with the trays under the back tires with the E-Brake on, holding the trays under the tires sliding the back end of the car like it was on marbles

PRICELESS.

Next time I do this, I will have video. You have NO idea how much fun this is, we were laughing so hard, we could not drive. Try that one next time you get a rental.

Dan - Flyin 555
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Old 05-18-2001, 12:27 PM   #12
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I just can't bring myself to tear up rentals because I know that once their done with their rental life they will be sold and become someones car. Since most rentals are sedans and boring people haulers I suspect most will eventually be bought by new families just getting started that maybe can't afford new. We all have a common bond in the love for our Scoobys, so the next owner of a rental may also love his/her car.
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Old 05-18-2001, 02:41 PM   #13
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Whatever



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Old 05-18-2001, 02:48 PM   #14
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