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post #1 of 8 Old 09-20-2011, 10:02 AM Thread Starter
 
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Nick Mason's 250GTO on the dyno...

Nick Mason's classic Ferrari on the dyno prior to being raced at the 2011 Goodwood Revival by Mark Hales and Martin Brundle.

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post #2 of 8 Old 09-20-2011, 10:23 AM
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Always make me nervous looking at cars & motorbikes flat out on a dyno...

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Absolutely wonderful! And it worked too, the car finished 2nd on Sunday!!!

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all that jiggling around would make me nervous too.

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I test drove an Acura, and it sounded exactly like the car in that video.
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Gotta love that sound....but with all the videos out there of cars blowing up, it makes me nervous to watch. Glad to see she is running fine now and good for many more years to come....


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The sound, the sound...

OMG that is an unholy wail coming out of that engine... I think I need to change my underwear.
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That was simply glorious!!!! Seems a pity to be wearing ear protection against such a sound but I guess thats just one of those unfortunate drawbacks in the trade.

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