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Last Wednesday, I was driving the GT 350 down a two lane highway marked 45 mph. Notice a VW station wagon behind me and did not think much about it. About a minute later and much to my surprise, out of the corner of my left eye I just see the front of this car on my left side and radically turning into me. Wow! I immediately veered to the right and slammed on the Brembo's and the VW missed me. but now he was in front of me and the highway is now divided. The SOB immediately slams on his brakes trying to force me into the rear of his car. Again the Brembo's served me well. At this time, I notice the entire back of the fairly new VW is all smashed in. Also, both sides of the car have been smashed due to side swiping. Turned off as quick as I could and went home. Checked the Shelby out and all is good. The next day in the news it was reported kids are stealing cars and purposely smashing into other cars for the fun of it. In some cases they film the event and post it. When the car their driving becomes inoperable or runs out of gas they ditch it. True and horrifying story.
 

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Holy CRAP! :eek:

Nice defensive driving! Glad they didn’t get you!
 

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Last Wednesday, I was driving the GT 350 down a two lane highway marked 45 mph. Notice a VW station wagon behind me and did not think much about it. About a minute later and much to my surprise, out of the corner of my left eye I just see the front of this car on my left side and radically turning into me. Wow! I immediately veered to the right and slammed on the Brembo's and the VW missed me. but now he was in front of me and the highway is now divided. The SOB immediately slams on his brakes trying to force me into the rear of his car. Again the Brembo's served me well. At this time, I notice the entire back of the fairly new VW is all smashed in. Also, both sides of the car have been smashed due to side swiping. Turned off as quick as I could and went home. Checked the Shelby out and all is good. The next day in the news it was reported kids are stealing cars and purposely smashing into other cars for the fun of it. In some cases they film the event and post it. When the car their driving becomes inoperable or runs out of gas they ditch it. True and horrifying story.
Glad all is well for you.
 

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People suck --- glad your defensive driving and peripheral vision saved you.
 

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Crazy! People like that should be disposed of. What in the h**l is this world coming to.
 
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Last Wednesday, I was driving the GT 350 down a two lane highway marked 45 mph. Notice a VW station wagon behind me and did not think much about it. About a minute later and much to my surprise, out of the corner of my left eye I just see the front of this car on my left side and radically turning into me. Wow! I immediately veered to the right and slammed on the Brembo's and the VW missed me. but now he was in front of me and the highway is now divided. The SOB immediately slams on his brakes trying to force me into the rear of his car. Again the Brembo's served me well. At this time, I notice the entire back of the fairly new VW is all smashed in. Also, both sides of the car have been smashed due to side swiping. Turned off as quick as I could and went home. Checked the Shelby out and all is good. The next day in the news it was reported kids are stealing cars and purposely smashing into other cars for the fun of it. In some cases they film the event and post it. When the car their driving becomes inoperable or runs out of gas they ditch it. True and horrifying story.
I’ll never truly understand what is happening in today’s world. I thought I’d seen it all when kids were eating tide pods. Now purposely crashing into other cars for the fun of it? At this point I’d tell them to go back to Tide pods.. at least they’re only harming themselves. Ignorance is bliss.. glad you’re okay. Brembo’s, and defensive skills will always prevail.
 

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glad you saved the situation. When you combine mcdonalds with smartphones, spongebob, and zanax you get the f**d up youth of today.
 

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You handled it better than I would've. I woulda been hunting their sorry carcasses.
 
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Wow! Good for you. I thought we did wild stuff in my younger days. The only cars we crashed were our own.
 
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