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Old 01-28-2013, 01:28 AM   #15 (permalink)
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The Golden Egg - '93 Toyota Previa DX
90 day: 31.91 mpg (US)

Chewie - '03 Toyota Prius
90 day: 57 mpg (US)

The Spaceship - '00 Honda Insight
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I drove the brand new Turbo Firefly a couple of times when I worked at a dealership just after high school. It was pretty snappy but with some lag and squirrely steering when you punched it. Sounded like a sewing machine on crack.

And just to stay off topic with the van weirdness, I give you, not my Previa Pickup:

All it needs is an aerocap and it'd be perfect. Trust me, It has crossed my mind.
Vortex generators are old tech. My new and improved vortex alternators are unstoppable.

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