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Old 03-12-2009, 02:22 AM
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The sherriff said there were signs of excessive speeding.

What would you call it when two cars are speeding next to one another?
racing.
Cars speed along side of each other on the highway and interstate all the time, they are not always racing.

I also did not say they definitely were not racing, I just said that the report I saw said they did not know that for a fact. Watch the video in this link from a post on Yahoo. The cop at the end even says they do not know for sure that they were racing.

http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cag...urn=mma,147397
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Old 03-12-2009, 02:25 AM
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Cars speed along side of each other on the highway and interstate all the time, they are not always racing.

I also did not say they definitely were not racing, I just said that the report I saw said they did not know that for a fact. Watch the video in this link from a post on Yahoo. The cop at the end even says they do not know for sure that they were racing.

http://sports.yahoo.com/mma/blog/cag...urn=mma,147397

Well, an interstate is one thing,
a back road in Newport Beach is another.

Even if they weren't racing, they were certainly exceeding the speed limit next to one another.

That sounds pretty close to racing to me,
most likely they were trying to see who could go faster,
get somewhere first, etc...

They did this on an episode of tapout in nice ass cars,
it isn't a stretch to think he would do it on a night out.

Huge loss, but it isn't a stretch to say they were racing.
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Old 03-12-2009, 04:22 AM
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Well, an interstate is one thing,
a back road in Newport Beach is another.

Even if they weren't racing, they were certainly exceeding the speed limit next to one another.

That sounds pretty close to racing to me,
most likely they were trying to see who could go faster,
get somewhere first, etc...

They did this on an episode of tapout in nice ass cars,
it isn't a stretch to think he would do it on a night out.

Huge loss, but it isn't a stretch to say they were racing.
I never said it WAS a stretch to think they were racing. Not at all. It also hardly looks like a back-road. It appears to be a four lane divided highway.

Regardless, what I said was that all to often assumptions are made before all the facts come out. Not even so much with the racing, but with thinking that Mask was drunk. Although it's not out of the question, we don't know that for sure at this time.
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Old 03-12-2009, 04:38 AM
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This is from the OCR

Police arrested the driver of another car, a white 1977 Porsche, on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated. An on-duty officer reported seeing that driver, Jeffrey David Kirby, 51, of Costa Mesa, flee the scene after his Porsche was involved in the crash.

Kirby has a history of driving violations, including a 2002 conviction for driving under the influence, court and Department of Motor Vehicle records show. He was being held in lieu of $2 million bail.

The police officer who witnessed the crash reported seeing the Porsche driving next to the Ferrari on Jamboree Road,