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tesla-roadster-loses-to-old-electric-vw-beetle-in-drag-race

Discussion in 'Video' started by DrTaras, May 14, 2010.

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  1. DrTaras

    DrTaras R254->R725->S1364-->X769

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    We posted this a couple of weeks ago.

    I understand the driver was Don Cochrane of the London store. And the Beetle is anything but old under the skin.
     
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    #3 vfx, May 14, 2010
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    And since it's also electric,

    Takes one to beat one. :)
     
  4. PopSmith

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    Also, the Beetle was a purpose-built track car with full roll cage, wide rear slicks for racing and it isn't street-legal like the Roadster.

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    Cool showing but the Beetle is built for racing and max output for straightline driving and not everyday driving.
     

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