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      01-09-2013, 11:56 PM   #45
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Saw a prius trying to pass a newer STI, but the STI kept on changing lanes so he couldn't pass. When I got even with the sti, I looked to see who this idiot was then he thinks I want to race him....
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      01-10-2013, 12:25 AM   #46
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yeah i think ive seen that on here?
BBK on the prius? or my smart car?
..If the latter, i've yet to post pics. Waiting for spring to kick in so i can wrap it to match my M3 lol
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      01-10-2013, 12:27 AM   #47
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i thought your smart but must have been mistaken.
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No meant I gave her a hard time! She is a cute girl but believe me way too many issues!!! Plus not that good enough looking to put up with those issues!! lol


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what do you mean you bagged her? she sounds hot, you sure are you did not mean tea bag?
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      01-10-2013, 10:43 AM   #49
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No meant I gave her a hard time! She is a cute girl but believe me way too many issues!!! Plus not that good enough looking to put up with those issues!! lol
Where exactly is she on the Crazy/Hot scale?

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I'm more disturbed that in the past year, I've seen 2 cars lose a wheel at full highway speeds while the rolling impending doom sped by in front of my car at high speeds.
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      01-10-2013, 11:59 AM   #51
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my 10 yer old son warns me when he sees a Prius near us driving. I must have got pissed and called one "a tree-hugging moron." He now points and says "dad, tree-hugging moron on the right." Not that there is anything wrong with being a tree-hugger, or even a moron, but it's just funny.
That is hilarious hahaha. Your wife know about this?
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      01-10-2013, 01:13 PM   #52
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M3 60 to 0 stopping distance = 100ft
Prius 60 to 0 stopping distance = 131ft

wow.
Actually, the Prius will stop about 4 inches after it hits the bumper of the car in front, so it almost never takes 131 feet.
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my 10 yer old son warns me when he sees a Prius near us driving. I must have got pissed and called one "a tree-hugging moron." He now points and says "dad, tree-hugging moron on the right." Not that there is anything wrong with being a tree-hugger, or even a moron, but it's just funny.
My 7 year old likes to play a game whenever we drive. He gets 1 point for a "Stink wagon" (Prius), 1 point for a "clown car" (Smart fourtwo), 10 points for a police car (to keep ME out of trouble), and a point for a "slug bug" (classics never die).

He came up with the nicknames for the Prius and Smart. He is definitely a true gear head.
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Actually, the Prius will stop about 4 inches after it hits the bumper of the car in front, so it almost never takes 131 feet.
The prius wheel's literally locked up and the car slid about 6 inches into the car in front of it because the awesome gas saving tires couldn't grip the road
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No meant I gave her a hard time! She is a cute girl but believe me way too many issues!!! Plus not that good enough looking to put up with those issues!! lol
just saying....if you replace "bag" with "bang", this story gets much more interesting.
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I'm more disturbed that in the past year, I've seen 2 cars lose a wheel at full highway speeds while the rolling impending doom sped by in front of my car at high speeds.
holy cow, I need to see that on video....that's unbelieveable.
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      01-12-2013, 05:11 PM   #57
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Damn WholeFoods song now stuck in my head

Sure, part of this is driver error/lack of attention. But a big part is design/structural integrity/vehicle purpose.

OP, looks like the Prius V (and Camry) are even worse than the original Prius in terms of crash testing. I've seen a few roll-overs on the 280 in NoCal that looked terrible - post-impact carcasses looked like stomped Coke cans.

http://www.latimes.com/business/auto...,7407803.story

... while the DB9 can do 60 to 0 in less than 100ft:

http://www.motortrend.com/features/m...t/viewall.html
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Actually, the Prius will stop about 4 inches after it hits the bumper of the car in front, so it almost never takes 131 feet.
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crazy scale yeah hot scale no.. She is one of those nice girls which is nice but man she has man issues drama drama drama.. I wouldn't set her up with any of my friends.. lol
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