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Highly modified Nissan Patrol impounded after 200-mph 'Hollywood-style' chase in Dubai

by Jeffrey N. Ross (RSS feed) on Aug 31st, 2012 at 8:28AM

Police in Dubai have been cracking down on illegal racing by seizing modified vehicles, but they probably didn't expect to find themselves in pursuit of a full-size SUV supposedly capable of speeds of more than 200 miles per hour. The driver had altered his Nissan Patrol to allow it to run on "jet fuel", according to the report, and he put it all to the test when he tried running from the cops. The report says that the unnamed driver had spent around $68,000 (U.S dollars) to equip his Nissan Patrol, closely related to the Infiniti QX here in the United States, with the new fuel tank (we'd... Read More

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