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      12-06-2008, 02:36 PM   #45
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Drifting is just fun and controlling the car, also in difficult situations, is what I want, on the street and on the track. 1/4mile runs are nothing for me, sorry.

Fun isn't around the corner, fun IS the corner
Drifting isn't my thing, although it looks like fun. I notice it was on a wet track which I imagine helps with tire longevity, otherwise it seems as if you'd go through a rear pair of tires in a few sessions.

Where in Europe is there a high speed oval? I didn't know there were any in Europe.

As for me, I'd rather just go fast through the corners, like this.

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      12-09-2008, 08:59 AM   #46
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Drifting isn't my thing, although it looks like fun. I notice it was on a wet track which I imagine helps with tire longevity, otherwise it seems as if you'd go through a rear pair of tires in a few sessions.

Where in Europe is there a high speed oval? I didn't know there were any in Europe.

As for me, I'd rather just go fast through the corners, like this.


This was at Lelystad near Amsterdam, the Netherlands, but there are a few in Europe: Papenburg, North Germany(Mercedes Benz Testtrack) about 45 mins driving from where I live...and even more, but dunno where...

Nice racing movie, that's what I do as well.
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