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Old 06-17-2018, 04:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Black and Green - '98 Honda Civic DX Coupe
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AMC Pacer documentary

Here is a pretty good documentary on the technical, regulatory, and marketing history of AMC's ill-fated effort at an innovative economy car.


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See my car's mod & maintenance thread and my electric bicycle's thread for ongoing projects. I will rebuild Black and Green over decades as parts die, until it becomes a different car of roughly the same shape and color. My minimum fuel economy goal is 55 mpg while averaging posted speed limits. I generally top 60 mpg. See also my Honda manual transmission specs thread.

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Old 06-17-2018, 05:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I remember a schoolmate's dad say "Don't they know how to build cars?"

As over here you could buy this for less:
the CitroŽn GS

Designed one year earlier...

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