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Old 05-05-11, 12:36 PM   #16
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See post #1. More photos to come...
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Old 05-05-11, 01:01 PM   #17
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They should have wrapped the car for the Fast Five movie!
i was thinking the same thing. if they figured a lighter color car would show better on camera, what made them think that color in fast 5 is good
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Old 05-05-11, 01:33 PM   #18
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The Black LFA #032 is being prepped to become a wrapped Yellow for an upcoming tv show appearance. Can you guess what show?
Sesame street? big bird got a new whip
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Old 05-05-11, 02:02 PM   #19
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Sesame street? big bird got a new whip
Serious! Now come to think of it...that LFA in Best Motoring is Big Bird!

Damn. Ronald McDonald and Big Bird are rollin'! LOL

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Old 05-05-11, 02:17 PM   #20
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Serious! Now come to think of it...that LFA in Best Motoring is Big Bird!

Damn. Ronald McDonald and Big Bird are rollin'! LOL
hahaha yeah selling all those big macs will buy you ANYTHING u want....and big birds was a tax write off, you know "for the children" hahaha

actually when i think about big bird i think about this car, hell i even remember the issue of modified mag

http://www.modified.com/features/020...gtr/index.html

so u gonna drop the bomb and tell us which magazine?
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Old 05-05-11, 02:52 PM   #21
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So is it TopGear USA where it will appear???
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Old 05-05-11, 07:39 PM   #22
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I wish the Top Gear UK guys would pick the LFA for one of their specials ala the New York special. Maybe one set in Tokyo?
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Old 05-05-11, 10:59 PM   #23
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They need someone who can ring out the best of it, not some journalists who short shift it and don't know how to use Launch Control *cough/ InsideLine...
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To have all these connections to perform a quick and flawless conversion...
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Old 05-06-11, 08:29 AM   #25
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i was thinking the same thing. if they figured a lighter color car would show better on camera, what made them think that color in fast 5 is good
My guess is they don't have the time, shop or budget to do it.........wrapping a car nicely aren't that cheap.
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Old 05-06-11, 08:30 AM   #26
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I wish the Top Gear UK guys would pick the LFA for one of their specials ala the New York special. Maybe one set in Tokyo?
Top Gear UK guys don't think much of any Japanese cars........even the LFA.
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My guess is they don't have the time, shop or budget to do it.........wrapping a car nicely aren't that cheap.
I don't think budget is the problem, Fast Five has a $125 million production budget
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Well, they did include LFA in the "Greatest 5 supercars of 2010" alongside 4 German and Italian cars. It is also The Ex-Stig (Ben Collins) favorite car on TopGear.

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I don't think budget is the problem, Fast Five has a $125 million production budget
you think ff5 paid lexus for the lfa?
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you think ff5 paid lexus for the lfa?
Don't know , maybe they just borrowed it, or pay them a fee to use it for filming for only a limited time? But I'm sure they could have bought a couple of LFA's for the movie if they really want to, and if Lexus will sell them the cars ...
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