New speed record set

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  1. alaskaguy

    alaskaguy Well-Known Member

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    Belgian Luc Costermans has broken the world blind road speed record.

    Mr Costermans topped 308.78km/h (192 mph) while driving a Lamborghini Gallardo supercar at Istres, near Marseille, in southern France.

    He was accompanied by an instructor and a navigator.

    Link:
    BBC NEWS | Europe | Blind Belgian breaks speed record
     
  2. Wesley

    Wesley Well-Known Member

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    You had to see it to believe it.
     
  3. cmoneyr

    cmoneyr Well-Known Member

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    I thought this thread was going to be Mrs. Alaskaguy complaining about hubby's marital performance. Ba Zing!
     
  4. 2020cy

    2020cy Well-Known Member

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    I don't think I want to be the guide guy in a car going 300mph with a blind guy at the wheel.
     

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