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Youtube video old gen car chase

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#1 ShawnW


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Posted 17 August 2010 - 03:23 PM

#2 Logan K

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Posted 17 August 2010 - 06:01 PM

I didn't know they made a RX for that generation of subies, were those JDM only?

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 01:13 AM

That link has been posted before :)

The RX has been around since atleast 1974 as a 1400 RX Leone. It came with 5 speed :)

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Posted 19 February 2013 - 07:38 AM

I'll definitely have to watch this later :P  *on lunch break at work*

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Posted 19 February 2013 - 10:57 AM

Slowest high speed chase ever.   Most anti-climatic "car over a cliff" ending.  More like, "Two cars go for a drive.  Then one car drives down a steep hill."  


Still cool seeing those old Subie's though!!  

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Posted 19 February 2013 - 01:24 PM

May be a repost but I always love that "Fast" car chase in  Double Clutch

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Posted 19 February 2013 - 01:29 PM

They sound fantastic...


Watched the new Die Hard movie last week, chock full of Mercedes products at every available opportunity... that said, product placement's not a new concept, watching this clip! :-)

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 01:24 AM

Re-post or not I hadn't seen it.  Great classic car porn clip; what I wouldn't give to travel back to the 70's in Japan and test drive as many cars as I could get my hands on.

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Posted 24 February 2013 - 05:30 PM

Killer Post!!! I hope it stays up!!! I"m sure the RX LEON had the 4 BBL. option on it since it looked like the rally setup :headbang: I was listening to it and you could hear the difference between the two in the car!! I looked at the sanbar van on the dyno-BADA** :grin: 14HP-23#s torque :Flame: I would"ve like to seen the RPMs too :( It sounded like 6-7000!!! WAY COOL!!!

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Posted 24 February 2013 - 06:00 PM

What a shame to see that RX get smashed all to heck. It was "just a car" back then. Looks like in some of the shots, you could see the roll bar. Too cool. I wonder if any of those cars even still exist? You'd probably have to have a lot of cheddar to get your hands on one though. 

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Posted 01 March 2013 - 05:36 PM

I like the Paint on the RX. I think I want do do this on the side of my BRAT!

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 11:20 AM

I'm pretty sure they sped this film up to make it as riveting as this was. I was on the edge of my seat for 8 minutes. Great post. Cool to see the old Soobs. 

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