The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

27 March 2008

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This week's Carnival of the Vanities is titled "BTCC is back." What is BTCC? Andrew Ian Dodge explains:

[It's] the British Touring Car Championship. Proper saloon car door to door racing without F1s ponces.

The tradition of the British gentleman, obviously something to be preserved. We haven't seen anything else like that in automobiles since the Japanese domestic market abandoned the "gentlemen's agreement" that limited advertised horsepower to 276.

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