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go-faster stripes

(jargon)
chrome. Mainstream in some parts of UK.
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I DON'T need go-faster stripes to encourage me to down a refreshing drink while chilling in the back garden, but these cute tumblers will make any beverage go down a treat.
I always felt sorry for them, wobbling slowly about in traffic and being hooted at and shouted at by impatient morons in Ford Fiestas emblazoned with go-faster stripes.
For the illusion of slimmer pins, opt for trousers with go-faster stripes down the side of the leg from waistband to ankle.
Adding anything up to an extra PS1,740 to the base price of PS10,430, this muscular makeover adds such things as twin black go-faster stripes across the bonnet, roof and tailgate; black side stripes; black alloys; a black rear spoiler; black mirror caps; a black chequered dashboard decal.
It's an Ergo," I announced, pointing at its go-faster stripes.
And at Wimbledon I was forced to drop any references to the go-faster stripes when commentating trackside, as nine of the 11 trap six runners emerged in those eyecatching Union Jack vests.
Go-faster stripes and a sporty hood might convince everyone you're on a keep-fit drive.
understatement and muted sophistication instead of brashness, spoilers and go-faster stripes.
MRS GILLAN is also upbeat about next year's referendum on giving the Assembly the legislative equivalent of go-faster stripes and a new sub-woofer.
It is small but perfectly formed, affordable, comes with eye-catching go-faster stripes and shiny badges and, above all, it's fast and it's fun.
Likened by the architect to the grain of a tree trunk laid on its side, the composition comprises a series of solids and voids, articulated by Hadid's trademark go-faster stripes that attempt to bring dynamism and movement to an otherwise static and weighty assemblage.
You'll rarely hear Beethoven's 5th booming out of passing Jaguars, Frank Sinatra crooning at maximum volume from speeding Volvos with go-faster stripes on the side or see souped-up Mondeos vibrating to Jane Macdonald.