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    258 mph. I'll take one.

    At 258 M.P.H., Swedish Dream Car Hits the U.S.
    By AL MANCINI

    LAS VEGAS, Sept. 1, 2006 — Ever wondered what it'd be like to take one of the world's fastest supercars around a track? Sure you have...

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    ...The Swedish-made Koenigsegg CCX is an engineering marvel goes 0-60 mph in a blistering 3.1 seconds with an estimated top speed of almost 260 mph. The 806-horsepower, 2,200-pound carbon fibre Super Car runs the standing quarter mile in just nine seconds at 146 mph...

    A $695,000 'Bargain'...


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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    AWESOME! NICE! CRAZY! COOL! GREAT!


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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    Holy crap that car looks awesome!
    I'll take one in purple!!

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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    Wow thats a sweet looking ride right there. My dream car has always been a Lamborghini maybe i should start considering this one
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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    under a million for 800hp stock. not bad.
    what a freaking rocket ship.
    We're bringing purple back.

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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    I still prefer the looks of the Dodge Challenger revamp of the '70's muscle car.

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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    My dad's got one from the same company.. you all are welcome to test drive it.
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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    "Braddock" wrote:
    My dad's got one from the same company.. you all are welcome to test drive it.
    Which car does your dad have?

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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    I still like my car, 2000 Hyundai Tiburon, top speed is 150mph, fast enough for me!....

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    Re: 258 mph. I'll take one.

    $695,000

    I'll take two of them please

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