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Japanese tyre ski-jumping Answered

Having seen a few good videos contributed by fungus I thought I'd add this one:
http://www.snotr.com/video/121

What happens when you roll tyres down a ski-jump?
How fast do they go, how far do they get?

L

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Goodhart

11 years ago

A little heavy for the jump, that last one was. :-)

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Metal4God

11 years ago

i loved it. you know whats weird i don't know Japanese and yet its like i under stood them i kept hearing truck or sports car

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GoodhartMetal4God

Reply 11 years ago

Sometimes English words are incorporated by other languages (just like we do: restaurant, etc). So maybe they don't have an exact translation for sports car.

I heard it too, BTW.

The PA Dutch are famous for this. Speaking a somewhat corrupted form of German, I have over hear this a few times: Ich schlagt du im der head ! (I will hit you in the head !) :-)

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Easy Button

11 years ago

Wow! The last tire was awsome it broke the ramp yet still got 41m.

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Kiteman

11 years ago

Ohhhhhh.......

Sometimes Japanese TV is just so good (not very often, admittedly).

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chooseausername

11 years ago

So, now, I can say "metre" in Japanese ---> metsuru I think I'm ready to go to Japan now.

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Johnsons on fire

11 years ago

Thats halarious!! (how do you spell halarous?)

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lemonieJohnsons on fire

Reply 11 years ago

Hilarious When it came to the big one I did think about a small Japanese person squidged inside it... L

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fungus amungus

11 years ago

Oh man, that last tire was great.

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tomonto

11 years ago

imagine seeing that last one coming at you. why can't america do anythng like this?

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zachninme

11 years ago

GO TIRE GO!