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IronLionZion Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-14-04 08:48 PM
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24. but Toyota can't make them fast enough
Edited on Wed Jul-14-04 08:50 PM by Independent429
The big three are getting their asses handed to them by Toyota and some of the other "foreign" American-made companies. Once Toyota builds a new American plant for the Prius, those guys are screwed!

Bush doesn't care about selling cars. He just wants to give more no-bid contracts to his buddies.
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  -3.5 million new vehicles from GM, Ford and Chrysler remain unsold. Veggie Meathead  Jul-14-04 05:50 PM   #0 
  - I bought used 3 months ago  carrowsboy   Jul-14-04 05:52 PM   #1 
  - I've never owned an American car..  tridim   Jul-14-04 06:24 PM   #4 
  - 2004 Ford Focus ZTS  ajacobson   Jul-14-04 06:43 PM   #7 
  - great car  3trievers   Jul-14-04 07:52 PM   #11 
  - GM has 2 lines in the top 5 for reliability...  ender   Jul-15-04 08:31 AM   #37 
  - Well-  whosinpower   Jul-14-04 05:52 PM   #2 
  - History will be repeated, the next prez can't do a thing...  HypnoToad   Jul-14-04 05:59 PM   #3 
  - You nailed it.  Old and In the Way   Jul-14-04 07:01 PM   #9 
  - I'll say it again ...  lanparty   Jul-15-04 10:42 AM   #39 
  - Meanwhile, Toyota has stopped taking orders for the Prius  RoadRunner   Jul-14-04 06:26 PM   #5 
  - I'd buy  LuminousX   Jul-14-04 06:29 PM   #6 
  - I found a great used car about a month ago  salvorhardin   Jul-14-04 06:44 PM   #8 
  - nice car  Must_B_Free   Jul-14-04 08:46 PM   #23 
  - Why would anyone buy a new car anyway?  redstateliberal   Jul-14-04 08:52 PM   #25 
  - maybe they can ship them overseas and let the Indians buy them?  notadmblnd   Jul-14-04 07:04 PM   #10 
  - If I had a job, i might buy a new car.  Jonathan Little   Jul-14-04 07:53 PM   #12 
  - That is exactly what I am saying.People like you who can be  Veggie Meathead   Jul-14-04 08:05 PM   #15 
  - I'm looking for a new car  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 07:57 PM   #13 
  - What happens?  Disturbed   Jul-14-04 08:06 PM   #16 
     - I dunno, thats a good question.  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 08:15 PM   #17 
        - Will you be buying a foreign car?  Veggie Meathead   Jul-14-04 08:17 PM   #18 
           - Aye.  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 08:23 PM   #19 
              - It seems like everyone I talk to is planning to buy a foreign car.  Veggie Meathead   Jul-14-04 08:36 PM   #21 
                 - I hope those workers also get employed  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 08:38 PM   #22 
  - I'm getting ready to buy a new car.  LWolf   Jul-14-04 08:01 PM   #14 
  - Here is a the web site where you can check  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 08:58 PM   #27 
     - Cool, thanks! n/t  LWolf   Jul-15-04 08:13 AM   #36 
  - I need a new car, too  NJCher   Jul-14-04 08:32 PM   #20 
  - Wait one second  Berserker   Jul-14-04 08:57 PM   #26 
  - you could probably find a brand new left over 03 or 04  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-14-04 09:16 PM   #34 
  - but Toyota can't make them fast enough  Independent429   Jul-14-04 08:48 PM   #24 
  - It is possible that someday, Honda, Toyota, and Nissan may....  PROGRESSIVE1   Jul-14-04 09:02 PM   #29 
     - The big three are so backwards  Independent429   Jul-14-04 09:16 PM   #33 
  - Well you know what this means  WLKjr   Jul-14-04 09:01 PM   #28 
  - Why would anyone buy a new car?  formernaderite   Jul-14-04 09:06 PM   #30 
  - Republicans do it all the time  Independent429   Jul-14-04 09:17 PM   #35 
  - for reliability  seekthetruth   Jul-15-04 11:03 AM   #41 
  - relax! the auto executives have made plenty of dough  leftofthedial   Jul-14-04 09:12 PM   #31 
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  - I'd seriously consider a Chrysler 300M IF THEY OFFERED A STICK!  truthspeaker   Jul-15-04 08:35 AM   #38 
  - I know someone that just bought one  chimpsrsmarter   Jul-15-04 11:08 AM   #42 
  - i bought a 2005 caravan  seekthetruth   Jul-15-04 10:59 AM   #40 
 

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