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Old December 16th, 2015, 02:21 PM
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Old December 16th, 2015, 02:27 PM
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I think the drunk guys doing the pull are the best part of this video, hard to beat modern traction control even with gobs of power, you can see the new range wheels pulsing
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Traction control wins.
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Old December 16th, 2015, 02:34 PM
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I particularly like that they're in suits, ties, and mud boots - musta been out bird hunting
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Old December 16th, 2015, 02:43 PM
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I particularly like that they're in suits, ties, and mud boots - musta been out bird hunting
There was plenty of Sherry, but the birds had the day off!
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Traction control wins.
Not to mention tall narrow Swampers (looks like) vs. fat street tires and the choice of terrain being pavement..
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Old December 21st, 2015, 02:48 PM
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But wasn't there a rear ending? Big gob of steel bar smacking into the nice thin sheetwork, who wins?
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That's absolutely perfect. I couldn't have staged that better myself.
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Old December 21st, 2015, 04:35 PM
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These things are all about traction

There's a vid of a Touareg out pulling a dodge Cummin or something I've seen
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