Shrinking violets: FPV GT vs Dodge Nitro

Shrinking violets: FPV GT vs Dodge Nitro

I used to be really shy. I’d barely be able to squeak my name out in the class role call. That all changed when, at 15, I went to work at a petrol station-cum-garage-cum-video store in the hamlet of High Ferry, Lincolnshire. I’d do a couple of nights a week plus a Saturday – it was pretty slow most of the time so I got a lot of homework done, but I also had to learn to talk to people. All sorts of people with varying levels of personal hygiene. I really hated it at first. Then, after a while, I hated it slightly less. Still, it paid for my RC car racing (I got right through to the regional finals).
I pick up the Dodge Nitro today. With its enormous presence, plus the orange FPV GT that I’m already driving it’s a good job I don’t mind people looking at me and asking questions. Well, actually, they’re not looking at me, they’re mostly looking at the car with a cursory glance to see who is driving. But, if I get out of the car in a crowded area, there’s always someone who wants to know more, but thank god it’s nothing like standing behind a counter taking money for nudie flicks and wiper blades.

I used to be really shy. I’d barely be able to squeak my name out in the class role call. That all changed when, at 15, I went to work at a petrol station-cum-garage-cum-video store in the hamlet of High Ferry, Lincolnshire. I’d do a couple of nights a week plus a Saturday – it was pretty slow most of the time so I got a lot of homework done, but I also had to learn to talk to people. All sorts of people with varying levels of personal hygiene. I really hated it at first. Then, after a while, I hated it slightly less. Still, it paid for my RC car racing (I got right through to the regional finals).
I pick up the Dodge Nitro today. With its enormous presence, plus the orange FPV GT that I’m already driving it’s a good job I don’t mind people looking at me and asking questions. Well, actually, they’re not looking at me, they’re mostly looking at the car with a cursory glance to see who is driving. But, if I get out of the car in a crowded area, there’s always someone who wants to know more, but thank god it’s nothing like standing behind a counter taking money for nudie flicks and wiper blades.

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