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#1 OFFLINE   JeffJ

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 05:08 AM

A buddy of mine caught these yesterday of a Ford GT doing high altitude testing. 

 

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#2 OFFLINE   Bill Hamilton

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 05:18 AM

Looks like the Army's new replacement for the HUMV.  :cool: 

 

Sure would help recruiting. ;) 


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Posted 20 September 2016 - 07:05 AM

Very cool :)


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#4 OFFLINE   Larry T

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 07:13 AM

Looks very menacing ... thanks for sharing.


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Posted 20 September 2016 - 01:26 PM

Hmmmm.... the car goes so fast it stripped the paint right off.  Impressive.  :) 


 

 

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 01:29 PM

Where was that? There was a sighting (from the GT forums) on Monarch Pass.
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#7 OFFLINE   JeffJ

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Posted 21 September 2016 - 04:52 AM

Where was that? There was a sighting (from the GT forums) on Monarch Pass.

I70 Eastbound, a few miles east of Eisenhower Tunnel.


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Posted 21 September 2016 - 09:55 AM

Got a little too fast for the highway patrol.

http://www.vaildaily...utrun-the-fuzz/
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Posted 21 September 2016 - 10:00 AM

Got a little too fast for the highway patrol.

http://www.vaildaily...utrun-the-fuzz/

Those pics are even cooler :)


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