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      10-10-2007, 03:24 PM   #1
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OT: A Bugatti Veyron.....

..... followed me for about 10 miles southbound on the M6 this afternoon.

He (or she) kept about a five car gap behind me and didn't go much above the national speed limit right up until we got onto the toll road.

He (or she) was never aggressive or made any attempt to overtake....

Right up until the point where the traffic thinned as we got on the toll....

Again, without getting any closer and without any agression, he (or she) politely flashed his (or her) lights - just the once....

Although I was - perhaps - creeping towards braking the speed limit at this point, I felt that pulling into the middle lane was the polite thing to do, given the circumstances....

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did it fook off??

did she look quick then??

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..... followed me for about 10 miles southbound on the M6 this afternoon.

He (or she) kept about a five car gap behind me and didn't go much above the national speed limit right up until we got onto the toll road.

He (or she) was never aggressive or made any attempt to overtake....

Right up until the point where the traffic thinned as we got on the toll....

Again, without getting any closer and without any agression, he (or she) politely flashed his (or her) lights - just the once....

Although I was - perhaps - creeping towards braking the speed limit at this point, I felt that pulling into the middle lane was the polite thing to do, given the circumstances....

O.M.G.

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I have never seen a car accelerate so quickly.

It reminded me of an F1 car!

I've no idea what speed he ended up at but it was amazing (and I'm not easily amazed!)

He went past me like I was stationary (and believe me - I wasn't!)

Stunning!
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I have never seen a car accelerate so quickly.

It reminded me of an F1 car!

I've no idea what speed he ended up at but it was amazing (and I'm not easily amazed!)

He went past me like I was stationary (and believe me - I wasn't!)

Stunning!
That's the problem with having a car like that for road use. I would never be able to resist opening it up a bit ... and losing my license in the process.
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That's the problem with having a car like that for road use. I would never be able to resist opening it up a bit ... and losing my license in the process.
losing your license? you mean gettin banged up in the slammer


that guy touched 172 in a porker on the road easily enough

i came accross an E60 M5 on a private test track, i was doing some serious speed and all i can say is, his was not limited to 155

man that went like FOOK
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