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    ...and refuels the car several times "mid-drift".
    John Mensch

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      Watching this reminds me of a story that Tony Lee told me years ago. Two cars were ice-racing, studless, at the old Surfside Club. One was a brand-new mini. As the two cars were drifting, they were getting uncomfortably-close. Guy sticks out his arm and stiff-arms the other car away.
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