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space shuttle car?

Postby Bicky51 » Thu Jul 31, 2008 7:57 pm

Top gear made a space shuttle from a car the plan was to launch it & bring it down under rc control but it didn't work one of the bolts kept the external fuel tank on boom!!!!!! who put that ground there

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Postby Sumo310 » Thu Jul 31, 2008 8:20 pm

Possibly one of my fave top gear episodes. Those guys are nuts.

I don't think they were ever serious about flying the car back to earth, and the explosion was not from the rocket, they used footage from eksewhere for that

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Postby Avachovy » Thu Jul 31, 2008 8:51 pm

They used about 7 contrail O6000 (i think) hybrid motors didnt they? i also remember solids being used in the boosters there too. I think there is another thread on this, buried deep within the forum :lol:
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Postby b-h » Thu Jul 31, 2008 10:45 pm

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