Before Facetube: Max Power and Smokey Nagata's 197mph A1 Run

Cooper

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On the RMS Blog: Well before the YouTube generation, or the web as we know it, any self respecting 'boy racer' (before we became enthusiasts, eh) would have read that particular month's Max Power. With it's casual reviews of fibreglass body kit wonders popular of the era, and liberal spreads of scantily clad lairy women most readers were literally glued to the magazine.

From it's inception in the early '90s, Max became the UK's biggest motoring magazine, and it inspired a generation of cruises that it visited throughout the country scoring them on the women, police presence and amount of burnout action. (Read the Full Article Here)


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Proper blast from the past there - legendary video! Probably my first real introduction to Top Secret, outside of the world of Gran Turismo on the PlayStation.
 

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Never get's old watching this... the Beasts from the East DVD was great too... good old days! Smokey is still partial to the odd high speed 'run'... :cool:
 
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