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      Great thread, Barry. I'd be nervous as hell if I...

      Great thread, Barry. I'd be nervous as hell if I was asked to present this topic to designers. It must be a great feeling to be recognized as an expert.

      3-4 years from now, I want to go to the...
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      One of the first times at autocross, the club...

      One of the first times at autocross, the club president had car trouble in his Miata (NA).

      I had a bone stock NC. Not the best tool for the job, in stock form. He asked me (nicely) if he could...
    3. I can't afford either one, but I love both of...

      I can't afford either one, but I love both of these cars...the GTR is unbelievable from a dead start.

      Being a Duke-boy lovin', Smokey and the Bandit watchin' guy that grew up on muscle cars, its...
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      Wow. No ideas for you, but if that was available...

      Wow. No ideas for you, but if that was available within my circle of friends as a kid, it would be full of 20+ kids with hockey sticks, nets, etc.
      It would be an impromptu hockey league! :-)

      The...
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      I hate places like this...the best bar is one...

      I hate places like this...the best bar is one that's got some pedigree, charm, but isn't jammed with amateurs. The bartender should know ho to make most of your drinks, and might even suggest...
    6. I had heard good and bad stories, but here's...

      I had heard good and bad stories, but here's mine:

      We were a medium sized company (~1600 people over 4 sites). Profitable, good cash reserves, good tech. A restless majority shareholder demanded...
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      Honda and Toyota woke up, and caught Mazda at its...

      Honda and Toyota woke up, and caught Mazda at its own game.

      Remember how much better the 2004 Mazda 3 was, compared to the boring old Civic? Corolla?...
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      It has the positives of the Mazda 3: light,...

      It has the positives of the Mazda 3: light, accurate steering, nice driving dynamics (for what it is), reliable.

      It also shares some of the negatives:
      - mileage is only adequate. Should be better...
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      So many good suggestions here.... I took care...

      So many good suggestions here....

      I took care of my neighbor's house when they were on vacation, and they brought this back for me!
      I love it. Slightly sweet notes, finishes with a mild spice.......
    10. What did Chevy have with the last of the front...

      What did Chevy have with the last of the front bench seat cars (Impala)?
      Was there a middle/front airbag for that passenger? Same question with the full size pickups...with the bench seat.

      On...
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      My dad has had it since he was a child...he's 65...

      My dad has had it since he was a child...he's 65 now. It's always been a stress on the family and for him. He was seizure free for years at a stretch, then he would get hit with a big one.

      The...
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      Not that desirable, But I saw something Friday I...

      Not that desirable, But I saw something Friday I have never seen before..
      Dodge Caliber R/T AWD.
      How many did they sell? 4?...
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      Just got back from a ~1600 km trip in a 2013...

      Just got back from a ~1600 km trip in a 2013 Volvo V60 T5 AWD Sedan. A pleasant surprise from the normal crap I get.

      Pros:
      - AWD worked well in the snow, but the all-season tires were done (no...
    14. Some great ideas in here...Some things I wish my...

      Some great ideas in here...Some things I wish my house had, but it's already finished, so no plans to upgrade:

      - power at the kitchen island. I can't believe the previous owner of my place missed...
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      Poll: The "next step" after my position in my company...

      The "next step" after my position in my company is a broad and complex management role...managing products, strategy, forecasting and financials...Nobody reports to you directly, but you herd cats to...
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      I love these... ...

      I love these...

      http://www.blogcdn.com/www.autoblog.com/media/2011/04/dodge-challenger-srt8-392.jpg

      Never driven a Mazda2, but there is something appealing, in a cheapskate way, to drive a low...
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      I think its best not to know where your pride and...

      I think its best not to know where your pride and effort ends up...

      Our 1999 Protege at the time, was our only car. It was our first new car, and it was in perfect shape. All the maintenance,...
    18. I live in a border town, and this happens all the...

      I live in a border town, and this happens all the time...Most of the time it's an accident.

      The crazy part is the signage on the Port Huron side in Michigan...it's VERY obvious that you are...
    19. My friend Bob built this...just a toy for him...a...

      My friend Bob built this...just a toy for him...a supercharged, big block toy....It's a beast.
      http://i517.photobucket.com/albums/u339/openliquor/Front_zpsdaa5b61f.jpg
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      Not sure if the price is right for the USA, but a...

      Not sure if the price is right for the USA, but a low mile 2013 V6 300 with the 8 speed transmission and a long list of options goes for ~$23K up here.
      A solid value for a family...
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