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Old 01-11-2011, 07:18 AM   #15 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by KITT222 View Post
Get that new Lexus hatchback hybrid wrecked, and transplant the engine into your Matrix. The only reason that Lexus exists is to fill the production void that was left when the Vibe was killed, so the drive system will easily fit into a Corolla-chassis car.
The C200H uses the same drivetrain as a 2010+ Prius. It would be much easier to find a wrecked Prius.

No offense, but I don't think Pontiac competes with Lexus that much. The reason it exists is Lexus is trying to get younger buyers who want a green luxury vehicle, something nicer than a Prius. IMO the C200H is a pretty nice car. It still gets good mileage, looks great, and has all the gadgets you could ever want.
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