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    Ferrari in pole position

    A YOUNG man wrecked a Ferrari worth $250,000, but escaped serious injury, when he crashed into a Stobie pole at Walkerville, in Adelaide, today.
    The driver and his passenger have been taken to Royal Adelaide Hospital for treatment after the accident just before noon, AdelaideNow reports.

    Both men walked from the wreckage, leaving the expensive five-year-old 360 Modena model literally wrapped around the pole on Lansdowne Ave.




    The car, valued at around $250,000, crashed a few minutes after residents saw it "zinging" past their homes at high speed.

    "I was outside my house talking and we heard something fly up and it was this black Ferrari," said Vlado, who did not give his surname.

    "It sounded just like, `zing, zing", as it want past."

    Vlado said he walked "two blocks" around the corner when he saw a fire truck arrive to see the Ferrari smashed against the pole.

    He said the men were "lucky to be alive".

    "The Stobie split the car in two and it's basically up where the gear stick should be," he said.
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    Whoops: The late-model Ferrari impaled on the Stobie pole at Walkerville today. Picture: Brenton Edwards






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    I used to do some high performance driving instruction and like I always say, "Ya got's to know your limitations..."
    Posted by: Jack Ridpath of Chapel Hill, NC, USA 8:18am today
    Just because the car was 5 years old doesn't mean he has been the owner for those 5 years. I'd do the same if I had any Ferrari - not wrap it around a pole however.
    Posted by: mike wozowski of Georgia 4:42am today
    It's ALMOST as good as my favorite headline: 'Headless Torso Found on Topless Bar" Yer pal, Ferrari Bubba
    Posted by: Bill Hilser of In the Sticks, Arkansas 12:59am today
    Doug Robinson stole the title of this story from me. Check the comments on Adelaide news yesterday! I demand compo!
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    There's a whole website dedicated to fools with more money than sense.

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    I guess it won't be long before this hits the wrecked exotics site. They love pics like these. Someone is bound to post it over there sooner or later.

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    Oops, Xiphos beat me to it. I was in between tabs and trying to find out if someone else had posted it over there and got carried away before I came back.


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