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Old 10-05-2008, 12:38 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Big Dave View Post
Did you ever stop and ask why - in a hypercompetitive auto market - nobody ever offered a turbine?
Hyper-competitive? But what were/are they competing on? Not fuel economy, that's for sure.

You could ask the same question about a lot of things. How come Detroit has never offered a real sports car? How come it doesn't build small pickups or vans? Why did GM drop the electric car? How come nobody ever offered hybrids before Honda & Toyota? There were working experimental models in the 70s: Godfather of the Hybrid

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