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Old 12th December 2006, 13:07   #1
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Default Ever tried sending a SMS while racing on a track???

Yup, thats exactly what this guy is doing. He is ripping an S2000 around Monza, overtaking an Integra Type R and a Mazda RX8......while punching the keys on his cell phone!!!



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Old 12th December 2006, 13:28   #2
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Manybe next time you are down in bangalore with your Vtec.. we can try it out...

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Whenever he is apparently typing, the cell keypad just goes out of the frame.

Wouldn't it be a bigger challenge to SMS while driving on one of our city roads ?
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Manybe next time you are down in bangalore with your Vtec.. we can try it out...
Haha, in that case, i'l have to send an SMS to God saying, "Our father, who art in heaven....i'l be there in a minute". LOL

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Whenever he is apparently typing, the cell keypad just goes out of the frame.

Wouldn't it be a bigger challenge to SMS while driving on one of our city roads ?
hehe i agree.That will be more difficult.
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One things for sure he sure is an awesome driver. he overtook all the other cars on track.

And, maybe he wasn't smsing. Stopwatch with split timing laps.
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And, maybe he wasn't smsing. Stopwatch with split timing laps.
Hmmm, maybe. But, he's damn good, considering he's holding on to the phone while taking corners and shifting gears.

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The relative speed between cars while he passed them seemed high, hardly a contest. Were they yielding to him so that he can make this interestng movie?
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Yeah as soon as he reached those cars, the cars slow down check out the backlights..
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Looks like a track day event to me. The Integra and Mazda looked pretty stock.

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Well, he was having a blast alright!

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And, maybe he wasn't smsing. Stopwatch with split timing laps.
Yeah, thats what I thought....whatever he was doing, didn't see him hitting the keys even once, more like he was grasping the phone in that particular way
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certainly not sms , unless he can type without looking at the screen. even i think he must be timing his laps
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NO!!
I think he isnt using it to SMS..Didnt see him pressing any key..
Its seems as if he was checking out the time...

By the way Its a common site to see people on highways..Driving at high speeds with a mobile at their ear..But it has become less after the cops started picking them up..
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Whenever he is apparently typing, the cell keypad just goes out of the frame.

Wouldn't it be a bigger challenge to SMS while driving on one of our city roads ?
Its a lot easier to actually sms while driving in one of our cities, as we can jus halt the car for a moment, and then proceed, the only thing the fellow in the back wud do is honk! that he wud do even if u were not stopping in the middle of the traffic!
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done in on the road if that counts at close to 50kms. stupid but i HAD to.
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