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Old 01-22-2012, 03:48 PM   #1
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It was about 3 to 4 seconds of Pace Car coverage against the TV shows 69 Camaro. The clip was from the starting line to the 1/8th. The score board had my .029 light up there. I am sure they did not show the complete run since I whoooooop the Camaro.

The show aired Saturday and Sunday on Spike from 11:30 am.
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Yes I saw that! You were in the right lane.Just kidding around to myself,I said hey there goes Rob.I guess it was you
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I saw it too, good stuff.
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Rob I saw that show also, and it only took 3 sec to show them your tail lights. LOL
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I saw it also, I even laughed when i saw you leave him. Good for you
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Thanks guys, what I don't understand is how he was able to make each pass with his window down?
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Nice Rob. Did you get a copy of the clip? I would like to check it out.
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Did you get a copy of the clip? I would like to check it out.
Here it is:

http://www.powerblocktv.com/player/s...-15&ep_show=HP

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Funny how run the 11.50 Index and the time on the clip to see me is at 11:50.
It is a sign from above.
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Thanks Marc.
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I saw that and I was thinking to myself..."how many easter eggs are there at that ls fest and what are the odds that's Farley...." Congrats on your stardom!!!!
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Very cool, Rob.
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Congrats Rob!!
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Saw it too. You were also in the new issue of GMHTP! (with the rest of the ECS guys are are always represented )
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Thanks everyone. I also did my interview for Fastest Street Car magazine this week for the LSX Champions.
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Nice work !
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