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Apr 19, 12:29pm - #159177 
Desperate For Attention...

Crusing around town last weekend when I pulled up next to what I thought was a GTS. Upon further inspection, the guy had gone through the effort to paint the GT symbol with the exact shade of red the GTS has. I would've snapped a pic w/my phone, but the light changed and he turned and 'sped off'. I got a good laugh out of it


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Apr 19, 12:30pm - #159178 
what a doofus


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Apr 19, 12:43pm - #159179 
ha like the guys w/ a SE R badge in the celi rofl


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Apr 19, 12:43pm - #159180 
how sad. thumbsdown


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Apr 19, 1:38pm - #159181 
thumbsdown


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Apr 19, 1:49pm - #159182 
lol very...uhh... original grin

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Apr 19, 2:54pm - #159183 
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Apr 19, 3:12pm - #159184 
thats probly the guy who put a GTS badge on his GT, since he beat an auto GTS. i remember arguing with that guy. what he said "well, i figure that if i can beat a GTS then i should be like one, so i should just put on a GTS emblem" ...some people are stupid.


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Apr 19, 4:07pm - #159185 
lollol lollol lollol lollol lollol lollol

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Apr 19, 4:17pm - #159186 
u kidding right?
he probably bought the gts emblem and not stick the - s part, cz i dont think you can stick them back on the car once its off

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Apr 19, 4:20pm - #159187 
Originally Posted by theretiredpimp
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Apr 19, 6:23pm - #159188 
Originally Posted by tony
how sad. thumbsdown

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Apr 19, 6:56pm - #159189 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
u kidding right?
he probably bought the gts emblem and not stick the - s part, cz i dont think you can stick them back on the car once its off

No, you could clearly tell he just painted the GT symbol. If I see him out again I'll be sure and snap a pic


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Apr 19, 7:43pm - #159190 
rofl rofl rofl


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Apr 19, 8:36pm - #159191 
That's lame rolleyes

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Apr 19, 9:23pm - #159192 
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Apr 19, 10:46pm - #159193 
Dont understand why you would do this. On the other hand I don't even have my GTS symbols on my car so maybe just preference.

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Apr 20, 1:24am - #159194 
crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy

He must be drunk... almost the same as starting as a newbe in a Karate klub and wear a black belt... crazy


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Apr 20, 2:18am - #159195 
I think there are a number of people who have the GT and put the GTS emblem on their cars, kind of sad.

But you know what's even worse? Some time ago, there was a silver seventh gen. in my area that actually had Ferrari emblems on his Hood and maybe else where. It was so incredibly stupid.


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Apr 20, 2:30am - #159196 
From what I understand of this is that the guy has a GT symbol on his GT. But it is painted red. Uhmm, what is wrong with that? Maybe he likes red more than grey rofl

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Apr 20, 2:57am - #159197 
i think its pretty cool thumbsup
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Apr 20, 5:45am - #159198 
Originally Posted by marajade
crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy

He must be drunk... almost the same as starting as a newbe in a Karate klub and wear a black belt... crazy


hey i wore a black belt the first day to karate... we bought the whole "suit" at a garage sale...

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Apr 20, 5:52am - #159199 
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by marajade
crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy

He must be drunk... almost the same as starting as a newbe in a Karate klub and wear a black belt... crazy


hey i wore a black belt the first day to karate... we bought the whole "suit" at a garage sale...


So you got beaten up or did they just shake their heads with sympathy? grin


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Apr 20, 7:23am - #159200 
well i guess painting the GT red is better than putting a GTS badge on it, but the gts badge on a gt...that's like saying your gf has D's when she's really got B's, it's just not cool...

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Apr 20, 8:22am - #159201 
this guy make all of us looks bad... rofl

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Apr 20, 3:48pm - #159202 
Originally Posted by marajade
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by marajade
crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy crazy

He must be drunk... almost the same as starting as a newbe in a Karate klub and wear a black belt... crazy


hey i wore a black belt the first day to karate... we bought the whole "suit" at a garage sale...


So you got beaten up or did they just shake their heads with sympathy? grin



it was really funny actually... i knew what the whole deal was with belts, and shit, and i still wore it... my teacher was like, whoa... the advanced class is over there... he was really cool

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Apr 21, 12:47am - #159203 
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05

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it was really funny actually... i knew what the whole deal was with belts, and shit, and i still wore it... my teacher was like, whoa... the advanced class is over there... he was really cool


He he...

Are you still doing Karate?


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Apr 21, 10:42am - #159204 
at least he didn't have the cool type R badge on there. you know your cool if you have a type R badge rice


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Apr 21, 12:48pm - #159205 
i've seen mustangs with gtr signs, but i have to say the all time greatest was a white neon with a sticker saying neon type R placed exactly where the integra type R stickers are. it was so funny. the sticker looked exactly the same as the intergras but it had neon instead of integra. the big red R and everything rofl rofl

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Apr 21, 12:57pm - #159206 
I just don't understand what is so bad about painting the Letters. If i understand this correctly, his car is a GT, with a GT badge just painted Red, Right??? So what's the big deal. rolleyes

Maybe that is he color scheme. I have seen quite a bit of people paint them to match the color scheme, the color of there car so you just see the silver part.

It's not like the car is misbadged or has a parkbench on the back of it.

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