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Old 12-11-2013, 06:43 AM   #57
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barrel-rolling down the road = "leaving her lane". I think that is kind of mild of how you described it.

Glad everyone is okay, as those kind of accidents usually end up with horrible news or injuries. Very thankful you and family are okay.
"leaving her lane and causing an accident" was the policeman's legal term used on the citation issued.
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Old 12-11-2013, 08:17 AM   #58
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The citation was probably written like that because "excessive speed for conditions" won't be established until somebody reads the black box. Even then, it may be difficult to establish whether road conditions (wet or otherwise slippery), vehicle capability limits (SUV and its condition), or insufficient driver skill (with respect to executing extreme maneuvers) was the immediate cause of her leaving her lane. Or something else.

Glad to hear you folks managed to come out of it as well as you did.


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Old 12-12-2013, 12:10 PM   #59
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Glad that stupid driver of the Cadillac didn't kill anyone else. Can't say as I feel sorry for whatever injury she suffered, herself.
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Old 12-12-2013, 12:30 PM   #60
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I love how it has a sign "POST-TEST" on it... Like anyone would think it came that way from the factory
You beat me to it. Is that sign really necessary? I sure hope there aren't people working there that need a sign to tell the pre-test from the post-test cars.

That wrecked Camaro does look like it has a crazy smile on it's face too.
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Old 12-25-2013, 09:15 AM   #61
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Today is a very Merry Christmas in our family THANKS to the superb safety systems in our beloved(and missed) 2010 2SS Camaro. HAPPY HOLIDAYS to ALL!!

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Old 12-25-2013, 10:21 AM   #62
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Today is a very Merry Christmas in our family THANKS to the superb safety systems in our beloved(and missed) 2010 2SS Camaro. HAPPY HOLIDAYS to ALL!!

Merry Christmas to you and your family. Any plans to replace your Camaro?
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Old 12-25-2013, 10:32 AM   #63
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Merry Christmas! Happy to hear you guys are ok. I've been there before I know how it feels to go threw something like this in the holiday season.
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Old 12-25-2013, 07:42 PM   #65
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Merry Christmas to you and your family. Any plans to replace your Camaro?
I was considering a 2014 LS Camaro despite not being to keen on the restyle, but surprisingly my family seems fairly intrigued by the 2014 Volt. If I can lease one cheap enough I might bite as my wife would use ZERO gas on her daily work commute. Then I can save up for a C7 Vette!!
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Old 12-25-2013, 07:51 PM   #66
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I was considering a 2014 LS Camaro despite not being to keen on the restyle, but surprisingly my family seems fairly intrigued by the 2014 Volt. If I can lease one cheap enough I might bite as my wife would use ZERO gas on her daily work commute. Then I can save up for a C7 Vette!!
There are still a lot of unsold 2013 Volts on the lots, they are discountinging them a lot. I think I saw one advertised for $25K last week, but that probably included the federal tax rebate.
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Old 12-29-2013, 07:52 AM   #67
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Final insurance shot of a dearly departed friend at the auto auction impound lot.

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Old 12-29-2013, 09:27 PM   #68
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Final insurance shot of a dearly departed friend at the auto auction impound lot.

Enjoy the New Year and many more to come.
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Old 12-29-2013, 09:33 PM   #69
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Final insurance shot of a dearly departed friend at the auto auction impound lot.

Makes me want to cry and it's not even my car...
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Old 12-30-2013, 07:26 PM   #70
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God is good! So glad (and thankful to GM as well) that you and the wife are okay. Count your blessings.

I couldn't have said it any better
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