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(at) full throttle

As fast as something or someone can go. Once Tom caught the ball, he took off at full throttle toward the end zone. I started feeling nauseous on the way home because Kelly was driving full throttle on a windy highway.
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(at) full ˈthrottle

if you do something at full throttle, you do it with as much speed and energy as you can: He’s determined to live his whole life at full throttle.
The throttle is a device that controls the amount of fuel going into the engine of a vehicle.
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Speaking on the occasion, Ashesh Dhar, Head Utility Vehicles, Tata Motors said, "With off-roading gaining popularity and due to the lack of off-roading tracks, Full Throttle Trails will give enthusiasts an opportunity to not only experience the thrill, ruggedness and toughness of their Tata Motors SUVs, but to also familiarise themselves with some serious off-road driving techniques, in a planned and safe manner.
But in recent months that arrangement has looked increasingly patchy, with Ecclestone himself saying he doubted the race would go ahead following a previous disagreement between Full Throttle and the raceway.
The Nokia X7 Full Throttle Tournament will be held in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Delhi+NCR, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, and Chandigarh.
Ramakrishnan, Vice President, Commercial- Passenger Car Business Unit, Tata Motors, noted that "with best in class technologies in our product range, we will now be able to showcase these technologies through Tata Motors Full Throttle.
Next 10 hours: You may run at full throttle for periods up to 10 minutes at a time.
Despite a slow economy, Jeff Mortensen, manager of Full Throttle Recreation Club in East Wenatchee, says interest and membership continues to expand as the company reorganizes and seeks out new markets.
Full Throttle Raceway was opened at Stourbridge Industrial Estate last August by friends Paul Kettle, Simon Stone and Matthew Childe.
It forms a symmetrical mound with nothing but flowers visible when it blooms full throttle in the spring, and then persists for a few years, flowering on and off in all seasons.
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In five minutes, a jet under full throttle can cover 50 miles.