Mind your weather - DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-05-2008, 11:55 PM Thread Starter
Intrepid Modder
sojuro's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Newport News, VA
Posts: 587
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Mind your weather

Well, this isn't about me driving my trep but I know you guys will get a kick outa this, I sure did

Back when I was in college I drove a 91 s10 with the 4.3 engine (which is a sweet engine by the way). Well one day I was on my way to class and it just recently stopped raining. I was goin through a small town when I came to a stop light and a Camaro pulled up beside me. Can't remember the yr but anyways. He revs his engine and so do I, the universal sign of "I wanna race you'. But I wasn't cause I'm not stupid, it just stopped raining and the roads are slick.

When the light turned green I took off normally and I can hear his tires spinning like crazy. A few seconds later I see him fish tail right in front of me right into on coming traffic and fish tail back. I slowed down so not to get hit. I thought he was about to regain control when the rear slid right out and he hit a curb and rolled right onto a pole where the car stayed on its side.

I see him gettin out and he flipped me off as if it was my fault he wrecked so I kindly stuck my hand out the rear split window and waved at him and went on my merry way.

The moral of this story, don't drag race on wet pavement.
sojuro is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-06-2008, 12:53 AM
Intrepid Pro
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: New Port Richey, Florida
Posts: 1,225
Feedback: 0 / 0%
wow what a dumbass
mysteryemotionz is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-06-2008, 09:27 AM
Intrepid Pro
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: CT
Posts: 11,278
Feedback: 10 / 100%
That's pure inexperience/stupidity. If traction was that bad and he didn't back off then he got what he deserved.
JoeKD is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-07-2008, 06:30 PM
Intrepid Modder
Kitulu's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Ft. Campbell, TN
Posts: 393
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Back when I was in high school, I was on my way home from a friend's house in my mom's 84 Hyundai Excel hatchback. Dark, two-lane paved back road with a 90 degree right turn at the end...I am doing about 45mph, it had been raining, and some dumbass in a Buick flies by me in the left lane...can't stop in time for the turn and ends up in the ditch...

When I got my second car in high school, the rear brakes did not work. I had to panic stop on a wet two-lane road, and hydroplaned INTO oncoming traffic..fortunately, it stopped, and I came to rest against the opposite curb, no damage done to anyone.

Rain sucks!
Kitulu is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-27-2008, 10:47 PM
Intrepid Newbie
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Southern Jersey
Posts: 8
Feedback: 0 / 0%
If that would of happen to me i would been laughing a his dumbass
dmoney856 is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Member names may only be composed of alpha-numeric characters. (A-Z and 0-9)

!!ATTENTION ADVERTISERS!! If you intend on advertising anything on this forum, whatsoever, you are required to first contact us here . Additionaly, we do NOT allow BUSINESS NAMES unless you are an Authorized Vendor. If you own a business, and want to do sales on this site via posting or private message, you will need to follow the rules. Shops, Stores, Distributors, Group Buys without being authorized will see your account terminated.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome