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"Turbo" A new Indycar movie!


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#1 olliek88

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 23:13

Since its the off season and things are a little quiet i thought this warranted a whole thread! :p

Its about "Turbo", a ----- who dreams of being the greatest racer in the world, just like his hero, 5-time Indianapolis 500 champ, Guy Gagne. Plus Dario Franchitti, is a technical consultant on the film, giving advices how "Turbo" will navigate the speed and competition through the eyes of a -----

Its being made by DreamWorks and has the backing of IndyCar so at least has some credability going for it, it features

Ryan Reynolds
Paul Giamatti
Michael Peña
Luis Guzman
Bill Hader
Richard Jenkins
Ken Jeong
Michelle Rodriguez
Maya Rudolph
Snoop Dogg
Samuel L. Jackson

Oh, there's a twist  ;) , here's the trailer (The more i think about it, the more the Dario Franchitti as a consultant bit becomes even funnier)



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#2 Ferrari_F1_fan_2001

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 23:20

Are Indy cars turbocharged?

#3 olliek88

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 23:23

Are Indy cars turbocharged?


Yes, but it called Turbo because thats the main characters "name"  ;)

Watch the trailer if you already haven't. :D

#4 Jimisgod

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 23:41



Looks more realistic than Driven.

#5 Red17

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Posted 25 December 2012 - 23:48

Are those the new regulations the FIA ditched for 2014?

#6 ClubmanGT

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 01:12



Looks more realistic than Driven.


Alice in Wonderland was a more realistic depiction of the CART series than Driven.

#7 Wander

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 02:26

Ok, so the snail is going to drive an indycar, right?

#8 dgsg

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 05:59

Just like Indy Car; a cartoon!

#9 wingwalker

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 09:46



Looks more realistic than Driven.





I need to finally watch it.

#10 KOMORI

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 10:37

I need to finally watch it.



No you do not: that's 90 odd minutes of your life you will possibly need at some point!!!

#11 Dolph

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 10:50

I need to finally watch it.


don't

#12 PayasYouRace

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 10:52

Aww cute! :cat:

#13 wingwalker

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 13:28

don't



Nah, I know what's coming, I've seen bits on the tv before.

#14 Jimisgod

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 14:04

No you do not: that's 90 odd minutes of your life you will possibly need at some point!!!


The laughs produced by the awfulness of Driven will extend your life a good 5 years.

#15 KOMORI

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 14:20

It's Stallone's worst movie since Copland. And that's saying something lol :)

#16 Wander

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 15:49

I think Driven has its place as a movie to watch with friends for lols.

#17 teejay

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 05:05

Cyanide pill or driven for the second time?

Pill hands down

#18 krapmeister

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 10:20

I think Driven has its place as a movie to watch with friends for lols.


Man, it's so bad it ain't even funny...

#19 Brother Fox

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 03:09

Everyone has to watch Driven - we have to learn from the mistakes of our past