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    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    The fact that the guy can't determine the difference on his own means he is not a car guy.
    Or just can't READ!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scoob_Noob View Post
    Just this past weekend my wife and I were at a party and she told one of her friends I have a rally car. Of course, this person had no idea what a rally car was so I had to explain.
    None of us drive a rally car. We drive AWD turbocharged economy sedans/wagons.
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    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    None of us drive a rally car. We drive AWD turbocharged economy sedans/wagons.
    No,we drive NERDs
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    Quote Originally Posted by rage-wrx View Post
    No,we drive NERDs
    Huh? What is a NERD?

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    Quote Originally Posted by gregroot198521 View Post
    Huh? What is a NERD?
    http://www.clubwrx.net/forums/off-to...n-e-r-d-s.html
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    Ah, "Niche Econobox Rally Deriviative", makes sense, but what if you are turning it into a rally car?

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    With like a short shifter, mud flaps and exhaust?

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    It's not just that, it's also the shoe company logos and the energy drink stickers that make up the rally car.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BrianH View Post
    With like a short shifter, mud flaps and exhaust?
    You obviously haven't seen my car. :unamused:
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    Nice edit.

    Why not post up your "rally car" then? Start with under-hood shots of the strut towers and the other chassis modifications this beast has.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gregroot198521 View Post
    You obviously haven't seen my car. :unamused:
    I have. I've seen tons of 3rd gen WRXs and STIs. I hate to break it to you, but your car is not unique.

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    When I drive around in my WRX, every cop that sees me either slows down and follows me, turns around and follows me, or just gives me the worst death stare. I understand its because im a young kid in a fast car, but if is wasn't for them punk kids who have to race around everywhere I dont think cops would be so judging.

    I was getting gas last night on my way home from work around 11. A cop drove past and stared me down, next thing I know hes pulling into the entrance on the other side and drives really slow next to me while still staring at me, gets back on the roads and continues on his way...
    I feel like you are embelishing this by maybe just a tad. I've been pulled over once in my WRX and it was because the officer felt that my music was too loud. Your car is not fast even if it's modded. "Fast" is actually a subjective word when it comes to cars anyway. While you may be fast compared to Civics and Integras, you are slow compared to 911 Turbos and Ferraris.
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    I rarely get looked at by cops. And the only people that look at my car are either trying to figure out what the hell it is, are teenage boys pointing and/or drooling (lol my favorite) or a middle aged man asking me if I like my subaru (happens the most) Oh and non car educated folks always ask its that Mazda :banghead:
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    I've read these "cops give me the deathstare" stories on here for years, and it's always confused me. Having spent a fair amount of time in lowered, gold-wheeled, WRB, Cobb-exhausted WRX's, I really don't get much in the way of hostile looks from the constabulary. Maybe I don't project enough "tough guy" vibe.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Drews View Post
    I have. I've seen tons of 3rd gen WRXs and STIs. I hate to break it to you, but your car is not unique.
    Like I said, y'all obviously haven't seen my car, it is pretty damn unique, considering it is custom.

    As far as wanting pics of the rest of my suspension, yall are wanting a stage rally car, I'm not building her for stage rally, I'm building to maybe do some rally-x sometime.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RayfieldsWRX View Post
    I've read these "cops give me the deathstare" stories on here for years, and it's always confused me. Having spent a fair amount of time in lowered, gold-wheeled, WRB, Cobb-exhausted WRX's, I really don't get much in the way of hostile looks from the constabulary. Maybe I don't project enough "tough guy" vibe.
    I've always wondered the same thing. Growing up in the taxation by ticketing suburbs of Chicago and partaking in far too much vehicular asshattery I found that usually when I attracted attention of law enforcement, I earned it. . . well, I earned a lot more than that. Even in my obnoxiously loud, stinky, snarling Evo I got minimal attention.



    Quote Originally Posted by gregroot198521 View Post
    Like I said, y'all obviously haven't seen my car, it is pretty damn unique, considering it is custom.

    As far as wanting pics of the rest of my suspension, yall are wanting a stage rally car, I'm not building her for stage rally, I'm building to maybe do some rally-x sometime.
    I've got an intake on my Scion, building a NHRA funny car.

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