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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby ned » Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:16 am

I concur :wink: them american programs annoy me more where you see someone do something then 3 people tell you what that person did :roll: yeah I just f***.ing watched it :x

Bit like this,
A naked man was frying sausages in the forest,

"Yeah he was like, frying sausages, an he was like naked an stuff"
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby dumper » Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:32 am

Their is no way he built it and ran it at cadwell for the first time straight out of the box it must have had a lot of testing and set up time it would have been a better program if more of the built had been shown
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby DAZZ » Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:43 am

all that work just to shave 30 secs of a standard 150bhp transporters time, oh a hired one from northgate hire aswell....

sabine smidzt did a 10.08 in a standard van....... 9.28 in that 'race van'............ discuss lol
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby ned » Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:51 am

Aye I would of rather seen how he installed the engine, fed air to the turbos, what did and prop set up and stuff.

Aye that Sabine did that in a mk6 tdci as well :shock: with the AA in hot pursuit :lol:
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby dumper » Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:19 pm

They should stick sabine smidzt in it see what she can do with it
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby RustWidow » Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:20 pm

They sneakily changed to I.r.s. And said nothing about that either! I like the guy, he’s down to earth, but the program makers probably thought joe bloggs wouldn’t be interested in the techie stuff
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby ned » Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:24 pm

Didn't they change to I.R.S in the Nevada show?

It got me in Bonneville, "wheel change isn't an option" er so 5.5 steels with a 175 tyre :?:
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby Mike » Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:01 am

Moaning bunch of C***s
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Re: Guy Martin, fastest van

Postby Altransit » Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:33 am

Mike wrote:Moaning bunch of C***s

:lol: Yes, I liked it too, everything that Guy does, is eminently watchable 8)
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