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I just got pulled over for the first time, 503 miles into ownership, in my NB RS. I was going 64 in a 55, which honestly wasn't faster than the flow of traffic. I was given a warning (thankfully), but I'm wondering if I had been in something else if I wouldn't have been pulled over at all.

Have you guys noticed any more or less attention now that you're driving your RS?
 

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This is a part of the reason I switched from NB to SG, police attention.

Funnily enough, my build date of August 29th was just bumped to 2 days ago, car is currently in production, and I've also discovered that the dealer failed to enact the colour change properly, so it is a NB.

Hopefully this was just a one time occurrence for you.
 

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I have not got pulled over or any police attention. However I will say this, I got 2 tickets in my black VW GTI, and 0 tickets in my Neon Green Mustang GT. Anecdotal for sure, but i stand by colors not making a difference for tickets.
 

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I have not got pulled over or any police attention. However I will say this, I got 2 tickets in my black VW GTI, and 0 tickets in my Neon Green Mustang GT. Anecdotal for sure, but i stand by colors not making a difference for tickets.
 

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I have gotten a thumbs up while driving from 3 cops so far. I also had a cop pull up next to me a t a stop light and roll down his window to tell me "Nice Car" and "How does it handle and how fast is it"? I said faster than your cruiser with a smile and he told me to do a launch (we were at a Red light and the first cars). I asked him if he would pull me over and ticket me if I did and he said "NOPE; I just want to see how runs"?

So light turned Green, I launch away and got all the way to 3rd gear before slowing down. Then at the next light he pulled back up next to me and Had the BIGGEST SMILE on his face and he says "LOVE THE SOUND, POPS and the car overall", "Have fun in it, be careful and watch out for my partners!!!"

He then gave me another thumbs up and pulled away.

Have to say, it was quite interesting to have a cop tell me to get on it so he could see/hear it and then did nothing to me except smile!!!!

I have to admit, it was pretty cool!
 

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That's why I was planning SGFTW! ;-)
 

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I have not got pulled over or any police attention. However I will say this, I got 2 tickets in my black VW GTI, and 0 tickets in my Neon Green Mustang GT. Anecdotal for sure, but i stand by colors not making a difference for tickets.
They were too worried about you taking them out in your Mustang to pull you over =P
 

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I have gotten a thumbs up while driving from 3 cops so far. I also had a cop pull up next to me a t a stop light and roll down his window to tell me "Nice Car" and "How does it handle and how fast is it"? I said faster than your cruiser with a smile and he told me to do a launch (we were at a Red light and the first cars). I asked him if he would pull me over and ticket me if I did and he said "NOPE; I just want to see how runs"?

So light turned Green, I launch away and got all the way to 3rd gear before slowing down. Then at the next light he pulled back up next to me and Had the BIGGEST SMILE on his face and he says "LOVE THE SOUND, POPS and the car overall", "Have fun in it, be careful and watch out for my partners!!!"



He then gave me another thumbs up and pulled away.

Have to say, it was quite interesting to have a cop tell me to get on it so he could see/hear it and then did nothing to me except smile!!!!
That's freakin' awesome!! Man, I wish I got that kinda love when I drive the orange car around. Now been followed by the Po-Leece 3 of the last 6 times I've driven it, and pulled over to tell me I was not going fast enough in the fast lane on the freeway. I want your cops, dammit!
 

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Ok, who's going to be the first to actual receive a citation?

@whereiswaldo7 is the first to receive a warning.

Be safe out there people.
 

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Ok, who's going to be the first to actual receive a citation?

@whereiswaldo7 is the first to receive a warning.

Be safe out there people.
I think we need a thread for this... im sure over time there is going to be lots!
 

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I have cruise set on the speed limit unless traffic is too slow to go that fast. I don't get pulled unless I have a light out any more, then I pull the bulb from the box and replace on the spot and allow to go with just a verbal and I thank them for letting me know. But, when I was a teenager.... I got pulled twice a month because of the car I drove and because I was never doing anything wrong never got a ticket. That was in my 67 Lincoln Continental with limo tint (was legal then) and Keystone classic wheels.
 

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I have cruise set on the speed limit unless traffic is too slow to go that fast. I don't get pulled unless I have a light out any more, then I pull the bulb from the box and replace on the spot and allow to go with just a verbal and I thank them for letting me know. But, when I was a teenager.... I got pulled twice a month because of the car I drove and because I was never doing anything wrong never got a ticket. That was in my 67 Lincoln Continental with limo tint (was legal then) and Keystone classic wheels.
I don't suppose you have any pics of that Continental do you? That's one of my favorite classic cars!
 

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I have cruise set on the speed limit unless traffic is too slow to go that fast. I don't get pulled unless I have a light out any more, then I pull the bulb from the box and replace on the spot and allow to go with just a verbal and I thank them for letting me know. But, when I was a teenager.... I got pulled twice a month because of the car I drove and because I was never doing anything wrong never got a ticket. That was in my 67 Lincoln Continental with limo tint (was legal then) and Keystone classic wheels.
I got stopped constantly as a teen driving a beat up Corolla. Usually it was totally my own fault, had a list of speeding tickets 2 pages long (SR22 on file and the whole deal), but a lot of times it was for faulty equipment! Ha! The looked really bad and they assumed they'd find something wrong with it.

When i went from the beater Toyota to a bright red '69 Mustang. ....never got stopped. Not once!
 

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Exactly the opposite experience here.

Unless they see the front of the car my car looks like every other eco Play-Doh blue colored car.

I had one cop see the front end and I was praying he wasn't going to pull me over and he didn't.
 

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Got pulled over twice in my TS FoST, The first time because I didn't have my front plate on and the second time was because of my window tint. Because of the color, I think they thought I was a young punk. When they got me pulled over and saw that I was an older punk, I just got warnings ha-ha.
So far so good in the SG FoRS, a little over 1800 miles to date... No front plate but no window tint (yet) either.
 
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