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Old 01-04-2005, 05:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hmm...O this is more of a question than anything..but Im sitten at the light in town and this punk that ownes a Lightening..you know..the kind that never has a woman with him and rides around with his windows down and music blarren...Well I look at him and think..."I aint even gonna dignify him with a race"...the light turns green and he slams her down...and of course I have to represent so I floor it...Hmm...well I not only passed him I smoked him...when he took of he jumped about half a length ahead but when I kicked my car in I just blew by him..so here is my question..are FORD Lightenings over rated..?...I have had so many people tell me how fast they were I figured a lil more compition..but all these remarks also come from slow driven FORD lovers..you know..the kind that own mustangs..and thus own the baddest cars on the planet...LOL...
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Old 01-04-2005, 05:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, Lightning is rated at 5.5 seconds to 60 from the factory.

Maybe he went from 1st to 3rd on you ?!!? or maybe he just didn't know how to drive.
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and yes i would like to own a lightning one day. fast out of the box, cheap mods, looks ok for a truck...
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Hmm..I hear ya..I thought they looked good too..but now..I dont know...
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Ford Lightnings burn. I've seen stock ones smoke Supras.

And I'm sorry, but your 238is (I hope you mean 328is) < Supra
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dammit, where's the BS flag....

btw, as a side note, I finally met a mustang GT that can take me.
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the trucks only come in auto as far as i know
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they are only in auto, and yes that guy would burn you if he floored it all the way, maybe he was just messing with you.
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I've seen them in the 12's all day. Stock they are quicker than a GT mustang, I'm thining in the 13's if they've got the tire for it.

My professional opinion is he gassed it, and backed out when he got you out of the hole.

As a side, triggrhaapi- you in LA? How fast is that 3?
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im either thinking BS, or he wasn't trying at all. my buddy has a lightening and it would definitely smoke a 328 (no offense tho)....and since they are auto they take very little skill to drive
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why does he start every topic with "hmmm" :P
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HmmmGood..I would have been diapointed...I havn't found a Gt yet that could take me so if you dont know what my car runs..just answer the question...
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