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Date: 12/02/10 08:05 AM

28 Responses to V8 Powered Skateboard

  1. Profile photo of DickenMcHunt
    DickenMcHunt Male 18-29
    1299 posts
    November 30, 2010 at 8:53 am
    Link: V8 Powered Skateboard - Coming soon to a racetrack on the other side of the planet...
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    Angelmassb Male 18-29
    15512 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 8:19 am
    Lol, what I hate about this videos is they have to show you the whole process of making the thing and then the last seconds is the actual thing in action.

    Go to the 2:30 mark and be disappointed (they show nothing)
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    dmoltrup Male 30-39
    162 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 8:25 am
    How does it not flip over?? When you rev a V6 or V8 engine, the torque causes the engine to roll over with a lot of force. The narrow frame it is on wouldn`t be enough to resist this force. If you`ve ever seen a drag car rev it`s engine, and the whole front of the car does a twisting motion, you`ll know what I mean.
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    MrTwidget Male 30-39
    790 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 8:35 am
    Pessimism says, "WHY."

    Optimism says, "Why not?"
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    meepmaker Male 30-39
    6695 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 9:04 am
    I want one of these.
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    Volsunga Male 18-29
    1548 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 9:25 am
    probably not in gear.
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    raikun12 Male 18-29
    586 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 9:56 am
    I was expecting the vegetable drink :)
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    MisterG Male 30-39
    633 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 10:11 am
    Well, that would have been a lot better if they actually showed something interesting.
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    freddyferret Male 40-49
    11744 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 11:16 am
    That was a total waste. The video is all about making it. What you see of them riding it is a few seconds of it going slower than a Galapagos tortoise. I wanted to see someone riding it and not moving slower than my 95 year old grandma. Total drating poo.
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    tn11 Male 18-29
    1587 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 11:21 am
    Is it just me or do Australians seem a lot like Americans? that seems like a very American thing to do... maybe we have the immature, rebellious, teenage former colonies syndrome
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    BrimstoneOne Male 30-39
    2229 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 1:16 pm
    well that sucked, the "driver" pussied out

    with something like that you gotta put your "freak on" to drive, geesh
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    handys003 Male 50-59
    2402 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 1:26 pm
    Tim Allen would be so proud! X Games will have a whole new competition division coming soon.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25350 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 1:35 pm
    NOt like that wont kill you in a second
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    darkgear6 Male 70 & Over
    1378 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 1:54 pm
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    Kaagan Male 18-29
    1593 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 2:21 pm
    630!! jesus and its naturally aspirated?
  16. Profile photo of ecstacy911
    ecstacy911 Female 18-29
    105 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 3:09 pm
    When I first read this I thought that it meant an engine which could run on V8 tomato juice.
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    danky Male 18-29
    559 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 3:13 pm
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    mykunter Male 40-49
    2423 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 4:27 pm
    Why not?
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    erikthevikin Male 30-39
    756 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 4:28 pm
    Where is the rest? you know the falling , the bleeding at 500 MPH.
  20. Profile photo of MildCorma
    MildCorma Male 18-29
    496 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 4:43 pm
    Power to weight ration on that anyone? jessssuuuussssssss chrrrriiiisssstt!!!!
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    Durrell Male 18-29
    136 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 5:23 pm
    what?!?! not tomato juice?
  22. Profile photo of Crabcakes
    Crabcakes Male 30-39
    226 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 6:59 pm
    "Ah, we haven`t built any safety features into it at all, really. Um, apart from the big red button and the ability to run away from it, that`s about it."

    I laughed my ass off when he said that. Pretty much sums up my teenage years of building and operating bizarre things at dangerous speeds for stupid reasons.
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    unicornsrus Female 13-17
    44 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 9:01 pm
    i like how all the guys take their phones out to get a video... they`re all standing in a line, too...
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    pjav1988 Male 18-29
    5 posts
    December 2, 2010 at 11:42 pm
    do a kickflip!
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    GiveChase Female 18-29
    535 posts
    December 3, 2010 at 8:50 am
    Why did I think of the vegetable drink when I read this title.... a skateboard powered by juice? That`s just ridiculous.
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    ROK9 Male 18-29
    1834 posts
    December 3, 2010 at 12:09 pm
    where is the riding video?
  27. Profile photo of TIMESWORDSMN
    TIMESWORDSMN Male 13-17
    304 posts
    December 5, 2010 at 11:41 am
    Sometimes, I`m proud to be a member of the human race.
    This is one of those times.
  28. Profile photo of barberthe
    barberthe Male 18-29
    103 posts
    December 6, 2010 at 9:57 am
    TIMESWORDSMN, you took the words right out of my mouth.

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