In Reply to: Maybe your parents should buy you a slower car. posted by M on October 08, 1999 at 11:37:37:
: : 40 mph was the max speed I was driving *straight*
: : before i started braking to turn...I wasn't pushing
: : the limits or anything (not purposely)...
: : It is conceivable that I traveling much faster
: : and am just in denial to myself, though I doubt
: : it...I remember everything in slow motion.
: : Re: airbags, I think it was just the sudden
: : impact of the curb that made the car think I was
: : being side-impacted or something, my passenger
: : told me he didn't touch the airbags at all, and
: : instead burnt himself off the hot gas released...
: : go figure.
: : phil - my parents are killing me