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Old 11-22-2010, 12:09 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Old 12-23-2010, 02:26 AM   #22 (permalink)
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Old 12-23-2010, 02:48 AM   #23 (permalink)
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Late to your party here, love the site. The project is coming along wonderfully and I cant wait to get the first cars out the door in january. The first 33 guys are a great bunch and will do some cool things with the cars. A diesel kit car finally makes the cut good times.

mark smith
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THanks for stopping by.....I love the CAR KIT!!!!!!!
Have always admired the cobra/mustang kit you guys pulled off. THis should have much more mass appeal.
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Third: Full underbelly pan
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Old 01-02-2011, 07:37 PM   #24 (permalink)
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OK, I want one. I get 60 mpgs and it satisfies my need for attention! I'm in! When can I buy one!?
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Old 01-02-2011, 09:50 PM   #25 (permalink)
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OK, I want one. I get 60 mpgs and it satisfies my need for attention! I'm in! When can I buy one!?

go to the links.
.....you realize....you buy it.....you BUILD it......then you drive it!
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ECO MODS PERFORMED:
First: ScangaugeII
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...eii-23306.html

Second: Grille Block
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...e-10912-2.html

Third: Full underbelly pan
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...q45-11402.html

Fourth: rear skirts and 30.4mpg on trip!
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...tml#post247938
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Old 01-02-2011, 11:00 PM   #26 (permalink)
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go to the links.
.....you realize....you buy it.....you BUILD it......then you drive it!
Yeah, I get to build it myself, that's one of the reasons I want it.

I went to the factory five website and they don't mention it anywhere, for sale, in development....Nowhere. I don't want some beta test, "here, you customers pay for our cars and do our R&D and debugging for us" kit. I want a kit that's developed and ready to go. When can I have that?
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Old 01-05-2011, 08:48 AM   #27 (permalink)
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It's not on the F5 website. Smyth Performance is being launched as a seperate business.

It is still in beta phase, so you will probably have to wait a year.
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Old 01-05-2011, 10:52 AM   #28 (permalink)
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here is his facebook page with lots of pics

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MetroMPG: "Get the MPG gauge - it turns driving into a fuel & money saving game."

ECO MODS PERFORMED:
First: ScangaugeII
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...eii-23306.html

Second: Grille Block
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...e-10912-2.html

Third: Full underbelly pan
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...q45-11402.html

Fourth: rear skirts and 30.4mpg on trip!
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...tml#post247938

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Old 02-12-2011, 11:55 AM   #29 (permalink)
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ok, now I'm developing some real attachment issues......

But this is a very 'nasty' looking little car (and i mean that in only the best way)
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MetroMPG: "Get the MPG gauge - it turns driving into a fuel & money saving game."

ECO MODS PERFORMED:
First: ScangaugeII
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...eii-23306.html

Second: Grille Block
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...e-10912-2.html

Third: Full underbelly pan
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...q45-11402.html

Fourth: rear skirts and 30.4mpg on trip!
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...tml#post247938
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Old 02-15-2011, 03:30 AM   #30 (permalink)
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i have a TDI, that kit is way to much. Im getting 40 city 50 highway as is - OEM

pay that much for 10 mpgs? and looks. Not my style

I rather build my own car from scratch for cheaper.

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