We’ve addressed the distinction between demolition derby occasions in the US and banger racing within the U.Okay. earlier than. In America, we put a bunch of violent, practically apocalyptic-looking tanks right into a pit and allow them to go till there’s just one automotive left struggling round. Throughout the pond, they take a barely extra sporting method…below the guise of a race, the drivers proceed to weed one another out by means of numerous completely different encounters that every one end in a loud crashing noise, bodywork folded like origami, and we aren’t speaking simply a couple of times. The Brits will dog-pile a wreck with out a lot as a second thought and they’re going to beat the unholy hell out of nearly any and all the pieces they’ll get to maneuver quick sufficient round a observe. We’ve seen all the pieces from British automobiles that, in all honesty, needs to be extinct merely on age alone to a few of the largest Yank tanks constructed. How misplaced is an early 1970s Oldsmobile 98 on UK roads? It would as nicely be the semi truck with the “WIDE LOAD” indicators on it, being led and adopted by a mob of automobiles to ensure nothing will get damage in transit. On the observe, a automotive like that Olds, or a 1970s Monte Carlo, or a Lincoln limo ought to do nicely, proper?
By no means underestimate the facility of a hate-filled Brit in a Volvo wagon who would possibly win a trophy. By no means.
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