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herbiepopnecker
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2012 9:28:31 PM

The police seem to think so!
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rumbleseat
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 8:22:23 AM

Yes, of course, that is why all highway patrol cars are red, right?
LOL!
And if you believe that I have a bridge for sale.
And red cars don't cost more to insure either! Drivers who drive red cars who are idiots pay more for insurance, and they blame the police for giving them tickets.

[Edited by: rumbleseat at 6/1/2013 8:23:31 AM EST]
puddy
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 8:19:13 AM

don't know
russells350
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 7:37:42 AM

yes
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 7:05:27 AM

No...cops don't watch for them either..............
twt
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 7:04:05 AM

Duh and did you sit on Santa's lap last Christmas?
BeaON
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 6:57:42 AM

Why would they?
noblegiant
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2013 12:18:02 AM

Ridiculous
dandeeman
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 4:45:54 PM

NOPE
jrfan6767
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 2:05:10 PM

no
aburns20
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:28:06 PM

No
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 10:23:08 AM

MertieMan you set them straight but some will still believe it.....
Vin63
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 10:20:41 AM

When I drive them, they do. On a statistics note, there are more red hued cars on the road, so it's just percentages.
MertieMan
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 9:30:23 AM

Red cars do not go faster and you a full of bull in thinking that police officers target only red cars. You are totally paranoid. I own a red car and have absolutely no trouble whatsoever.
contiki
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 9:29:37 AM

No......it is also a myth that police watch red car more.......
down2fumes
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 9:24:31 AM

no
bluenvoy
Champion Author Nashville

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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 9:10:59 AM

No. They haven't hurt my driving record yet.
jessjames
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 6:34:16 AM

more tickets
DanFMA
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 6:18:33 AM

No.
kennyman
Champion Author Alberta

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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 3:30:09 AM

No. Its just that a lot of high performance cars are red and popular with the consumers.
probedude2
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:49:05 AM

mine is!
forestghost07
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 11:07:43 PM

only if it's a Ferrari lol
73amx
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 9:16:31 PM

oh boy
blckwolf
All-Star Author North Carolina

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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 8:53:06 PM

No, no, and no. But red motorcycles go faster than blue ones!
geobmw
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 7:32:10 PM

yes
ricebike
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 6:05:50 PM

i don't like red anyways...

that and plum colored cars are for girls...
dassfg
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 5:47:13 PM

Really? Do Blonds really have more fun?
BartandLisa
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 5:10:08 PM

It just looks and feels faster
forestghost07
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Message Posted: May 2, 2013 11:58:38 PM

LOL! Only if they say "Ferrari" on them!
probedude2
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Message Posted: Apr 28, 2013 12:34:06 AM

Mine does
russells350
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2013 7:45:31 AM

no
Big Dan
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 11:09:02 PM

No but they probably get more tickets
DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 10:19:06 PM

Only if the other cars are stopped!
fkkf92
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 7:23:44 PM

No
sweeteddy
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 7:15:26 PM

no
kellyoneal
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 6:26:21 PM

no
dandeeman
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 5:28:35 PM

DUHHHHHHHHH, WHAT DO YOU THINK?
chipote
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 11:42:17 AM

In the eyes of police, yes.
toms1120
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2013 10:36:04 AM

No
gascomber
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 4:05:30 PM

i don't think so
STEVE853
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 3:54:18 PM

No
contiki
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 3:49:07 PM

It is a myth.......police don't pay anymore attention to RED cars either then any other colour car.........

It is a myth that has been proven, that the colour makes no diffence.......
jonjon57
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 3:13:14 PM

Nope
diesel8888
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 11:45:46 AM

They just stand out....
sc331mustang
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Message Posted: Feb 5, 2013 12:06:15 AM

no
noblegiant
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Message Posted: Feb 5, 2013 12:05:28 AM

Ridiculous!
Moe86
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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 7:30:54 PM

No.
xtremecheap
Champion Author Arkansas

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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 7:09:11 PM

Did Ferrari "start" the myth?
dandeeman
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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 4:59:54 PM

OH YEAH,BAZINGA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 7:45:54 AM

It is a myth.......police don't pay anymore attention to RED cars then any other colour car.........

It is a myth that has been proven, that the colur makes no diffence.......
Disnydad
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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 7:42:07 AM

I wrote tickets as a PO in two states and no where on the ticket was a place to note the color of the vehicle. Urban myth.
fatfed
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Message Posted: Feb 4, 2013 7:19:02 AM

?????
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