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      04-11-2011, 01:21 PM   #1
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Most Insane Van Ever

This thing is completely nuts. I'll let you guys have a few guess's first. Hint the wheels should give it away.

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      04-11-2011, 01:59 PM   #2
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XJ220?
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      04-11-2011, 02:10 PM   #3
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It's the XJ220 van from the TopGear UK vs Australia episode, right?
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      04-11-2011, 02:48 PM   #4
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^ yep. Pretty much everyone on this forum has seen Top Gear so this isn't that hard.
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      04-11-2011, 02:53 PM   #5
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yeah thats sick sick sick
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On Top Gear? Haven't seen that one.

So the history behind this is Jaguar built it as a development mule for the XJ220, underneath the body is the full chassis and running gear of the XJ220, it's even faster to 60mph, top speed is apparently 170mph.
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      04-11-2011, 03:57 PM   #7
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      04-11-2011, 04:36 PM   #8
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I'd rock that van
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FedEx and UPS should use this van...
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      04-11-2011, 05:32 PM   #10
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      04-11-2011, 05:56 PM   #11
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I have the same van...







































down by the river where i live in it.
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I'd rock that van
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Almost as good as my (and I'm sure many others') LS1-in-a-prius idea.
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      04-12-2011, 07:38 AM   #13
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      04-12-2011, 02:50 PM   #14
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+1!!!!!

My thoughts exactly!!! I LOVE that thing! Really nuts:
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FedEx and UPS should use this van...
UPS drivers are already assholes with their 10MPG golf karts.
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