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Old 12-17-2018, 02:36 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Old 01-09-2019, 07:51 AM   #22 (permalink)
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Was on my way up through the Panhandle a week or so ago, and a retailer had gasoline at $1.66/gl.

At that price, who cares?

Thatís the 1994 $1.00/gl.

Today a 400HP 6.2L GM Truck can hit 25-mpg at sub-60.

A 1992 255HP 7.5L GM couldnít hit 12-mpg at that speed.
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Old 01-09-2019, 11:26 AM   #23 (permalink)
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I'll keep my 2003 GMC Sierra 6.0L 4 speed auto...for my uses it far exceeds any truck out there today.
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Old 01-09-2019, 09:07 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by LeanBurn View Post
I'll keep my 2003 GMC Sierra 6.0L 4 speed auto...for my uses it far exceeds any truck out there today.
My dad has a 1999 of the same, but the frame rusted out on it. Good truck otherwise....besides the MPG.
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Old 02-01-2019, 05:58 PM   #25 (permalink)
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.....Despite being lighter and having more advanced tech, EPA ratings for GM's next generation pickups is worse than the outgoing models.
We're NOT in the Age of Aquarius, but the Age of "don'T rump". How quickly is "don'T rumpism" spreading? Very quickly.

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