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Island Off-Topic "Must you always talk about cars?" Not in here.
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Old 03-26-2010, 03:47 AM   #1
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How A $500 Craigslist Car Beat $400K Rally Racers



http://jalopnik.com/5497042/how-a-50...k-rally-racers

This is the multifaceted tale of Bill Caswell, a man who bought a crapcan off Craigslist to run against $400,000-plus rally cars in a World Rally Championship race. It is a tale of a guy who had a welder, a bunch of credit cards, and a lot of free time but no real backing or funds. It is a story of a dude who taught himself how to build an FIA-legal roll cage because he wanted to spend the fabrication fee on race tires instead. It's the story of a gearhead who drove a rustbucket to a third-place finish in an FIA-sanctioned event.

Had to share this story linked on another forum! Warmed my gearhead heart
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Story from copilot as well:
http://jalopnik.com/5500013/i-co+dro...list-rally-car
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This guy is the fuckin MAN!

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This is just an epic story, I want to see some video!!
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