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Old 11-03-2020, 05:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Really? 6 door pick-up

I've never seen this before.

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Old 11-03-2020, 05:39 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Watch the Diesel Brothers "reality" show, they build those. They take a cab from a wrecking yard and graft it to the vehicle to be expanded, and modify the frame or build a new one to lengthen it.
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Old 11-03-2020, 10:25 AM   #3 (permalink)
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6 doors and one occupant no cargo never touched gravel

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Old 11-03-2020, 11:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Yeah ones like that have been around for at least 10 years.
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This is why we can't rely on technology to solve our problems, if we make engines more efficient, improve aerodynamics and decrease rolling resistance, people will just buy bigger cars.

We need a change in culture.
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About 2% of new vehicle sales are electric and gas is $2 a gallon most places. It's a start since 10 years ago it was 0%.
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if we make engines more efficient, improve aerodynamics and decrease rolling resistance, people will just buy bigger cars
Some do it, while others don't feel so comfortable to maneuver something bigger through city traffic. BTW one aspect that caught my attention is how new cars are usually not only longer, but also noticeably wider than an equivalent of 20 years ago.
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I once saw a stretch Suburban for an extra-large family, but when I looked for it, all that I found was this confusing site: Six Door Conversions - Stretch My Truck
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We love to drive trucks, just like our customers. But, sometimes a 4 door truck just isnít big enough. Enjoy the luxury of added space without the compromise of fuel mileage or towing capabilities.
I am sure that the people doing the work can do math, but maybe the owners cannot tell the difference between 10.1 MPG and 9.5.

Oh! Good! Finally room for 2 adults and 4 kids!
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Room for the 2nd wife and kids.

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