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    Default An now for something completely diffrent

    A friend posted on FB. I remember the "jet" age in racing. Seemed everyone was getting on the band wagon. But somehow missed this beauty 14055185_1098294213563730_8420500967544751088_n.jpg
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    That's not a Typo, I just can't spell no so well.

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    So, is this like The Onion, but before technicolor?
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    No, Turbonique was all too real. I remember them from running ads in Boys Life, advertising the go-kart version of this. I seem to remember that it sounded crazy, even to a young lad.

    Here's an article on it - Turbonique: Magique Or Junque? - Tech - Hot Rod Magazine

    And a picture I found...

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    There is literally nothing about this I dont like. From the same generation that brought us the Flying Crowbar http://www.merkle.com/pluto/pluto.html

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    I like the engineering prowess form that time, it seemed there wasn't anything too big or too far that there couldn't handle and all of it without modern computers.
    If nothing happens and there is no one around why did it not happen?

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