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    1. http://s10.postimg.org/9apiizco9/image.jpg :D

      http://s10.postimg.org/9apiizco9/image.jpg

      :D
    2. VW is developing GOLF GTI Clubsport lightweight

      But it's still not sure for production and even if greenlighted, would only be produced in limited numbers

      300 hp, FWD with VAQ, no rear seats, less sound deadening materials. Manual or DSG.
      ...
    3. I'd like a cheap, simple V12 RWD car. Yes, I...

      I'd like a cheap, simple V12 RWD car.
      Yes, I know, simple is not what people have in mind when you say 12 cylinders - but let's say SOHC, no VVT V12 engine, that can run on 6 cyl if wanted. Base...
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      Stock SL600 is not much faster than 500, because...

      Stock SL600 is not much faster than 500, because of it's greater weight. There were 600s with AMG power kit that made 445 hp IIRC(ported heads, intake, exhaust, ECU), but they are very rare and I'm...
    5. Renault factories raided by police(diesel emissions related)

      http://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/industry/volkswagen-emissions-scandal-renault-factories-raided-police




      So far, Renault has denied any wrongdoings with emissions software on their cars....
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      A question... How much different are US mkIV...

      A question...

      How much different are US mkIV R32s vs EU market cars? I have a possible opportunity to buy a US R32 mkIV that it's previous owner imported back here, I'm interested what I might be...
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      GTR seats 4, has a bigger boot, costs half as...

      GTR seats 4, has a bigger boot, costs half as much, is not built on top of a alluminium space frame. Willing to bet it will also not be much slower on a track.
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      Freaking 1725 kg kerb weight! This means around...

      Freaking 1725 kg kerb weight! This means around 1800 kg with all fluids on the road, or 2 tonnes with 2 passangers and some luggage. 2 tonnes!

      Sorry, but no. 573 hp with 3 el. engines and a 3.5 V6...
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      BBC test of the "cheating" EU5 2014 VW Passat 2.0...

      BBC test of the "cheating" EU5 2014 VW Passat 2.0 TDI and a 2016 Ford Focus TDCI that, on paper, complies to EU6 norms.

      Results
      VW emits NOx 4 times the EU5 norm
      Ford emits 5 times more NOx than...
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      Wouldn't you prefer not to becime a part of the...

      Wouldn't you prefer not to becime a part of the underreported vehicle deaths statistics? :D
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      Demand a new TT RS!

      Demand a new TT RS!
    12. Poll: Well, one is a LOX-LH2 rocket, the other is a...

      Well, one is a LOX-LH2 rocket, the other is a hydrogen powered turbojet that get's it's oxygen from the armosphere. I would hazzard a guess that the airplane and turbojet engines are far simpler and...
    13. Poll: No, this was Lochkeed's design for Mach 2.5 U-2s...

      No, this was Lochkeed's design for Mach 2.5 U-2s successor.

      The atmosphere skipping vehicle was originally a german WW2 project, aptly named "The Amerika Bomber" - which was later considered as...
    14. Poll: Here's a fun fact... Before SR-71 flew, there was...

      Here's a fun fact... Before SR-71 flew, there was a secret, hydrogen powered aircraft being developed to fly secret missions. Concerned about hydrogen handling, the project included testing tanks and...
    15. Poll: Yes... I will burn fossil fuel... A lot of it :D...

      Yes... I will burn fossil fuel... A lot of it :D
      No children had or planned.
    16. Poll: Well, unfortunately for me, I do have some...

      Well, unfortunately for me, I do have some physics knowledge just like Elon, just not his billions... In which case I would be Mars bound already :D
    17. Poll: Actually, lead acid is worth several times more...

      Actually, lead acid is worth several times more than lithium... and lead batteries are far, far easier to be recycled...
    18. Poll: There is NO solution to 10+ billion people...

      There is NO solution to 10+ billion people wanting all to have a comfortable life, have cars(be it EVs or ICE), latest iPhones, travel... and be "green". That is an utopia and foolish thinking.
      It...
    19. Poll: Toyota is recycling NICKEL and LEAD based...

      Toyota is recycling NICKEL and LEAD based batteries. NOT LITHIUM!
    20. Poll: Even countries like Norway will lessen/end tax...

      Even countries like Norway will lessen/end tax incentives and subsidising of EVs by 2020.

      You want to subsidize battery recycling? Prepare to be willing to pay for it when recharging your EV, just...
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