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Precision driving at its finest


interzone55

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Ken Block tearing up San Francisco, Basically a 10 minute advert for Monster energy drink, so quite interesting that one guy has a Red Bull helmet on...

You Tube link (watch in HD if your link can cope)

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wiz-king

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Now try it in the London rush hour!

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carver

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Driving at it's best, and so good to watch and don't you just wish you had the sort of money that would allow you to do the same because I do.

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Quickbeam

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I don't believe the video is completely real.

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Quickbeam

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...there was an ad not to log ago that had that sort of driving on the roof of a skyscraper, with the car manoeuvring right to the edge of the roof and beyond. It looked as if it was filmed in one take, but the driving was done on a separate indoor warehouse studio track, and computer jiggery pokery was used to stitch it into a realistic looking one take shot.

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carver

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Well it wasn't done in one take that is for sure, when you look at some of the tyre marks on the road you can work out that some of the action had been done at least 4 times before.

But it still looks good.

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Noldi

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Think what the top WRC drivers are like, Mr Block could not keep up with them when he tried rallying.

Noldi

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Chegs ®™

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I'd like his car,and somewhere to play with it in similar fashion.Yes,I'm jealous.As it is,I can't even drive now as I'm too scared I might have my 10th crash & not walk away next time(yet to be at fault,7 were tailend shunts & 2 were blind drivers pulling into/out of junctions hadnt seen me)

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Woolwell

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Quickbeam - It appears that the film was shot over several days with parts of the city being closed at appropriate times at a huge expense. The whole was then edited to make one film. Rehearsals took place in mock up locations. Gleaned from reading several internet sites.

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