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Topic # 146894 2-Jun-2014 03:03
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Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?




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Getting together to plan their next let's be annoying prats event.




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  Reply # 1057776 2-Jun-2014 08:39
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Could be a group of guys getting together for a drive or meet. I wouldn't slam them as boy racers unless they are skidding and playing loud music.
I drive a BMW e30 and would consider myself an enthusiast but I am still young so am I a boy racer?




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  Reply # 1057792 2-Jun-2014 09:29
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that's what they do. we have lan party they have car party.

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  Reply # 1057793 2-Jun-2014 09:34
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joker97: that's what they do. we have lan party they have car party.


i too, would take the lan over the car party anyday ;)




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  Reply # 1057804 2-Jun-2014 09:43
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joker97: that's what they do. we have lan party they have car party.


i too, would take the lan over the car party anyday ;)


Car party is more fun.




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depends on the car/s

rice, stance, most moderns are to be avoided.

classics is where the action is.

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kawaii: Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?


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kawaii: Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?


Auditioning for Police 10-7.


Only if they could keep up.





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TimA:
Geektastic:
kawaii: Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?


Auditioning for Police 10-7.


Only if they could keep up.



Are you promoting driving fast to evade police? Because that's a cool thing to do?

Or am I missing something here.

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Just wondering if you're new to the area.  Melling is where the boy racers hang out just usually Thursdays and Friday nights where they'll be out doing the usual boy racer stuff, being annoying revving cars up and playing loud music....all this until the neighbours get annoyed and the cops come disperse them for the night.

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TimA:
Geektastic:
kawaii: Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?


Auditioning for Police 10-7.


Only if they could keep up.



Are you promoting driving fast to evade police? Because that's a cool thing to do?

Or am I missing something here.


Dunno.

Random comment. Boy racers think they are fast so its kinda taking the piss.




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kawaii: Just came back from work and saw a whole heap of boy races around the Melling train station going on some sort of convoy - anyone know what the story is with that?
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They've hang out there for years.  They're mostly harmless and can't drive to save themselves.

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