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Old 03-22-2023, 07:23 PM   #67 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Isaac Zachary View Post
Sometimes I think the most practical way of obtaining my dream car would be to just build my own.
Successful businesses are often created by people solving a problem that seriously vexxed them.

I created my vehicle cost of ownership calculator because nothing like it existed, and I was frustrated.

Back before LEDs were available in automotive applications, I built my own. If I'm building my own in 2003, there's probably a market for it.

In 2004, I wondered why all taxis were Crown Vics and not a Prius. Now they are ubiquitous.

I've been meaning to create a spreadsheet of things that annoy me, as possible business opportunities.
Gas and Electric Vehicle Cost of Ownership Calculator

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