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Old 03-22-2012, 08:37 PM
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And your tires didn't explode from exceeding the speed rating of the tires? WOW!!! Who'd a thunk?
Yeah, hard to believe people survive doing things that can easily get them killed.

I guess the universe is just a magical place.

By that logic, surviving risky behavior means it's not really risky. I guess that means ever soldier from WWII that survived charging a machine gun nest that was firing at them can conclude that bullets aren't deadly.

Brilliant.
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It doesn't matter what tires are on the car. Shoot just pulling out of your driveway and driving down the road, even at the speed limit, is dangerous. I don't condone driving that fast on public roads and have already made that clear. Not sure where you are trying to go with this.
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Not really trying to get anywhere just wanted to know. blow out of perportion i guess..

-Im about to raise it to 140 on stock tires and see if i can hit that now!

Just kidding guys GEEEZZZ!
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Not really trying to get anywhere just wanted to know. blow out of perportion i guess..

-Im about to raise it to 140 on stock tires and see if i can hit that now!

Just kidding guys GEEEZZZ!
I hit 141 with my Predator powered but otherwise stock 2008 3.5L SE+

So, yeah... they actually do go that fast.

Should I be concerned my brandy new drag radials are not speed rated?
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It's a cigarette, not a lit match that goes out in a can of gas.

Woof. Not Boom.

1 gallon of gas = 8 sticks of dynamite.
X-2 but you shouldn't have told him. I was gonna ask him to prove it! LOL J/K
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I hit 141 with my Predator powered but otherwise stock 2008 3.5L SE+

So, yeah... they actually do go that fast.

Should I be concerned my brandy new drag radials are not speed rated?
I dont think you should of told me that lol
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In my 2007 SE, I had it preditor tuned, exhaust and F1's on 20". In my 3.5 my car club was as a group outing and we all gased it.. I was at 155mph, and she was still climbing..
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If you're going to go fast, do yourself a favor and 1. drive on a road designed for high speed and 2. put some ZR tires on it before you crank up the limiter.
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