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Old 06-15-2009, 12:22 PM   #1
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DB9 or Vantage........

Driving down the street, minding my own business, and this european geek pulls along side me in a Aston Martin (DB9 or Vantage)..... he revs his engine, and it sounds like crap, like his exhaust is falling off.... anyways, he keeps begging to race, reving that british crap!!! we hit a red light, and i have had enough!!!!! we race at the green light, and the Camaro pulls ahead by 1/2 to a full car length until i hit 80-90mph and let up and he flies by me. he flips me off and turns at the next intersection!!! LOL

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Old 06-15-2009, 12:24 PM   #2
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hahaha nice! Yeah with some upgrades you'll be burning most cars out there.
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Old 06-15-2009, 12:25 PM   #3
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and this proved what?
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Old 06-15-2009, 12:28 PM   #4
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Restores my faith in American Muscle vs Euro......... the Camaro looks better and can hang with most cars out there..........
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Old 06-15-2009, 12:38 PM   #5
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if you waxed him off the line it was a vantage...

probably..
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Old 06-15-2009, 12:46 PM   #6
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He didnt know how to drive it..lol
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Old 06-15-2009, 12:47 PM   #7
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the SS is faster to 60 than the vantage and is the same as the DB9, on paper atleast

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Old 06-15-2009, 01:35 PM   #8
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Restores my faith in American Muscle vs Euro......... the Camaro looks better and can hang with most cars out there..........
I will agree with part of that statement... But the Aston Martin is a fantasy car. The Aston Martin DBS (from the bond film) is probably the sexiest car I have ever seen...was a fan of it b4 the movie even came out. If someone tells me you can have 1 car, no matter what the cost.... I'd pick the DBS over anything else out there.
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:39 PM   #9
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I'd probably pick the 2010 Lamborghini Murcielago if I had one pick to choose from..
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:57 PM   #10
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I'd probably pick the 2010 Lamborghini Murcielago if I had one pick to choose from..
100% agree
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Old 06-15-2009, 02:26 PM   #11
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I will agree with part of that statement... But the Aston Martin is a fantasy car. The Aston Martin DBS (from the bond film) is probably the sexiest car I have ever seen...was a fan of it b4 the movie even came out. If someone tells me you can have 1 car, no matter what the cost.... I'd pick the DBS over anything else out there.
Same here. The DBS is a work of art and the best looking car I've ever seen.
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Old 06-15-2009, 02:33 PM   #12
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I'd probably pick the 2010 Lamborghini Murcielago if I had one pick to choose from..
And that would be my 2nd choice... and i'll take it in bright ass orange
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Old 06-15-2009, 02:36 PM   #13
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Whoa whoa. You cannot call an Aston Martin crap. I dont care what Aston Martin it is, you just cant call it crap. Also, neither the DB9 nor V8 vantage sound like crap (actually i think the V8 Vantage is one of the best sounding cars in the world ). BTW a new V8 vantage does 0-60 in 4.0 sec (well according to a motortrend article right next to me) so im not suprised he smoked you.
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Old 06-15-2009, 03:35 PM   #14
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Whoa whoa. You cannot call an Aston Martin crap. I dont care what Aston Martin it is, you just cant call it crap. Also, neither the DB9 nor V8 vantage sound like crap (actually i think the V8 Vantage is one of the best sounding cars in the world ). BTW a new V8 vantage does 0-60 in 4.0 sec (well according to a motortrend article right next to me) so im not suprised he smoked you.
You seem to have missed the part where the Aston Martin was behind until the camaro driver let of the gas. Obviously the AM passed the camaro at that point, because the AM driver probably still had his foot on the gas.

I'm a big DB9 fan, but if I could only pick one car it would be a camaro (not necessarily a new one, but a camaro. Maybe a 71 split bumper.). A dream car is one thing - this car has such a powerful emotional attachment that I wouldn't pick anything else as a daily driver.
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