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Old 07-30-2009, 11:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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5 Cash for Clunkers Values on which to Spend your $4,500

Been wondering where to cash in on your government rebate in recent days? There are lots of great new cars on the market, but EcoModder has picked 5 in particular that have extra appeal when coupled with the government cash for clunkers (CARS) rebate.1. 2010 Honda InsightThe cheapest hybrid on the market is even cheaper [...]Related posts:
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Old 07-30-2009, 03:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No Prius on the list...wow SVO...at least I know where us Prius owners stand with you! I'll be meeting with Daox to discuss this recent revelation
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Old 07-30-2009, 04:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i wish those prices applied to me
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Old 07-30-2009, 04:55 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Too bad I can't participate in yet another govt program that rewards the stupid. I have no qualifying vehicle except the F150, which is totally functional and too nice to be scrapped. So yet again the responsible get to subsidize the doofs.
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Old 07-30-2009, 06:25 PM   #5 (permalink)
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My 1994 Ford Aerostar didn't qualify for the Cash For Clunkers, which is odd because it got 18mpg. If it did I would be cruising around in a new Insight.
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Old 07-30-2009, 08:42 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Better hurry! Stupid program is already being suspended!
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Old 07-30-2009, 11:18 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Every Caravan in my gen EXCEPT mine qualifies. Same with Grand Prix models.
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Hundreds of thousands of vehicles being crushed that are probably nicer than what I drive... and the engines are being purposely destroyed.
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Yeah, but it's for a good cause.

:O Was that whining?
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Yes. There's a story in the local rag about the program and some doof traded in his F150 and got.... another F150. They showed a pic of the old truck, that eh hole never had anything in the box of it for the last 16 years, it was a COMMUTER TRUCK and the new one will be as well. HOWEVER that old truck probably runs like a top and would be a useful implement in the right hands BUT it will be CRUSHED and WASTED instead.

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