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Old 12-29-2007, 02:37 AM   #1
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WIRED Autopia is looking for basjoos

I posted some details here:

http://clubsmartcar.com/index.php?showtopic=12888

The original story is here:

http://blog.wired.com/cars/2007/12/the-aerocivic-u.html

Hope I didn't duplicate this....
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Old 12-29-2007, 12:01 PM   #2
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Congrats basjoos!

Gotta love some of the comments on the wired page.
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Old 12-29-2007, 01:10 PM   #3
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Good job!!

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Ron Cogan of Green Car Journal and GreenCar.com tells us automakers will be building cars a lot like it in order to meet the new 35 mpg fuel economy standard.
Can anyone expand on the 35 mpg FE standard they stated?
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Fleet Average of 35 mpg by 2020. Kinda pathetic I guess, but people won't stop buying trucks and SUV's.
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P.S. I must be a wierdo as I think just because a guy can afford to do something, doesn't mean he should. I can afford to buy 100 gallons of gas several times a month, pour it on the ground, light it (or not)... but I don't think I should.
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Old 01-05-2008, 11:48 AM   #5
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BY 2020? Gees I'm sure they could do it now, thieves. Gas here is now $3.09, its rediculous can't wait until it warms up so i can start to ride my bike to work.
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Congrats

Congrats basjoos! Notoriety for the cause is awesome.
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