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Why do I see a lot of yellow wheels?

Discussion in 'Ask The Pros' started by Kurtis Long, Mar 8, 2019.

  1. Kurtis Long

    Kurtis Long Pack Champion

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    Seeing results from npwdrl and I notice besides black there is a lot of yellow wheels. Why?
     
  2. TRE

    TRE PWD Royalty Pro Racer Pro Race Winner

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    Cuz they are fast
     
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  3. derby freak

    derby freak National Contender Pro Racer

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    Yeah but those red wheels bro....maaaannn the red wheel set track records ;)
     
  4. derby freak

    derby freak National Contender Pro Racer

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    Nah for real prob the fact it's easier to see when they get dirty with the yellow wheels ....clean wheels = fast car or a lot of peeps like yellow wheels
     
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    There was a lot of fast wheels last night (not mine lol) but it was fun. I hope to be faster next time. I think I’m getting some of those record settings red wheels lol
     
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    Mojo Racing National Contender Pro Racer

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    It is true that they are fast. The plastic was harder in the yellow than the other colors, and the bores are polished, it really takes a shine.
     
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    B_Regal Racing PWD Royalty Pro Racer

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    If you have wheels of another color, race them.The top racers may have discovered something, but, I can tell you with all certainty that they could beat most (in particular, me) with any color wheels. At one time, I was focused on the wax everyone was using (part of the joke I use every now and then), oil, wheel vendor, weighting, etc. and believed if I knew all of this, I could just be a top racer. Sadly, its not true. It's more in the application / process.

    But yellow wheels look promising to me as well (although its hard to see in the bores because of the color as compared to black)...
     
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  8. Chief

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    This has go to be some kind of marketing ploy...Someone has a ton of extra yellow wheels and now we will see a plethera of yellow wheels the next few races!!! HAHAHA
     
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    I’ve heard the yellow wheels are imbued with the skills of Chuck Norris, even going as far as containing hair from his beard, henceforth making them awesome.
     
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    I don't believe that because there isn't a device strong enough to cut through his hair. Maybe he just tells it to leave though.
     
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    WAHAHAHAHA...thats supposed to be a Dr. Evil laugh
    [​IMG]
     
  13. derby freak

    derby freak National Contender Pro Racer

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    im telling you fellas....if you want a fast pwd car use red wheels ….but if you don't wanna listen to ole freaky just go ahead and use those ole junky yellow ones and be a second placer
     
  14. Racing358t

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    I heard orange was the slowest? o_O:D

    Scott
     
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  15. Chief

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    Nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope, nope (thats those guys from sesame street) Cant be the slowest because, I have never run Orange wheels hahaha
     
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    Know what color I’ve never seen on a Pinewood Derby Car? Glow in the dark.
     
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    Yeah, I saw these at our scout shop and is the one new color I didn’t buy. I can’t imagine we would be racing in the dark! A proper color name for them would be semen white.

    Maybe I should have...they could end up being faster than yellow. Heck, they could be made from Chuck Noriss’.....nah.
     
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