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'X Factor' Auto Theft

Baby You CAN'T Drive My Car!

4/17/2013 6:44 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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He went from Smokey Robinson to Smokey and the Bandit in less than 30 minutes -- a contestant on "X Factor" stole a car after his audition and went on a crazy chase before he was subdued.

Orrion Wilson from Florida -- of course -- was plum out of money after his audition near New Orleans. He didn't have enough for bus fare, so he went to a gas station ... lying in wait ... until a chump left his car running and went inside for cigarettes or something. Wilson took off in the car and led cops on a 75-mph chase, which ended with the rusty trusty "pit maneuver."

Wilson told authorities he did well in the audition and expected to return for round 2 in NYC, but needed some wheels to get there.

Wilson is still in custody.

If he doesn't get on "X Factor" ... he's perfect for "Fast & Furious 7."

11 COMMENTS

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Pudding Tang    

The same caliber of idiot typically qualified for shows of this nature. [car theft] no problemo

491 days ago
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JCGTV    

Smokey Robinson to Smokey and the Bandit to smokin some sausage.

491 days ago
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Vernon P. Alarcon    

Gib em da Trayvon.....

491 days ago
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spectator72    

Just one of the neighborhood kids thinking it was a career donation just another car thief .His next round could be prison

491 days ago
5.

xxrokchikxx    

What's up with the Florida comment? lol

491 days ago
6.

Azi    

DUMBASS !

491 days ago
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Truth    

SLOW NEWS DAY HARVEY?? HOW IS THIS Z-LISTED COPY DONE BY FAILING FRESHMAN INTERN WHEN THE DUDE DINT EVEN MAKE IT PAST 1ST ROUNDS... LAME. POINT BLANK! #TRUTH!!

491 days ago
8.

Tina    

Really?!! 'Cause he NEEDED to get to NYC. Oh, well then that explains everything. Wha!!

491 days ago
9.

NYCBlackMan    

Ba ha ha ha ha............................YA DUMMY! TRUTH!

491 days ago
10.

Jamey Hunter    

Yet another idiot emerges...

491 days ago
11.

JOAN    

His swan song!!

490 days ago

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