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meegbear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-07-08 07:34 AM
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8. 1998 GEO Metro ...
I bought back in 2002 and while I bitch and whine about it (hey, it was cheap), the gas mileage I get makes it worthwhile.
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  -Hey Lounge, what kind of car do you drive? I'm just curious. ALiberalSailor  Mar-07-08 07:18 AM   #0 
  - Hey Sailor....  JerseyGirlDem   Mar-07-08 07:22 AM   #1 
  - You just love sayin' "Hey Sailor!", don't you??  ALiberalSailor   Mar-07-08 02:38 PM   #100 
  - this one  MissMillie   Mar-07-08 07:22 AM   #2 
  - I was actually looking at those for the wife...  ALiberalSailor   Mar-07-08 07:25 AM   #4 
  - Just be aware that  MissMillie   Mar-07-08 07:37 AM   #10 
  - I have one like that  CreekDog   Mar-07-08 11:29 AM   #49 
  - lol  MissMillie   Mar-07-08 12:44 PM   #90 
     - But the stainless steel look is all the rage these days  CreekDog   Mar-07-08 01:38 PM   #91 
        - I don't mind taking a bit of a razzing about my car  MissMillie   Mar-07-08 02:13 PM   #95 
  - That's what I want when my car dies.  ceile   Mar-07-08 02:29 PM   #97 
  - Me too, but mine's "Salsa Red"  TexasBushwhacker   Mar-09-08 03:08 PM   #180 
  - 2004 Honda Accord EX  kedrys   Mar-07-08 07:22 AM   #3 
  - Mercury Sable  youthere   Mar-07-08 07:28 AM   #5 
  - 1999 Protege DX  mainegreen   Mar-07-08 07:29 AM   #6 
  - Today  OhioBlues   Mar-07-08 07:34 AM   #7 
  - 1998 GEO Metro ...  meegbear   Mar-07-08 07:34 AM   #8 
  - I'm trying to picture you in a Geo Metro...  adsosletter   Mar-07-08 11:36 PM   #144 
  - black 2002 Toyota Celica  turtlensue   Mar-07-08 07:36 AM   #9 
  - My rides:  mikeytherat   Mar-07-08 07:42 AM   #11 
  - And it's from the time when 7-series weren't ugly! NICE ride, mikey...from a fellow  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:35 AM   #54 
     - Mrs Rat (DUer "bonecrusher") and I are manual transmission-only drivers.  mikeytherat   Mar-07-08 04:11 PM   #109 
  - OK  triguy46   Mar-07-08 07:43 AM   #12 
  - Quite appropriate (nt)  question everything   Mar-07-08 12:27 PM   #85 
  - Why the fuck do you assume that we all drive cars?  taterguy   Mar-07-08 07:45 AM   #13 
  - Taterguy's transport  CreekDog   Mar-07-08 11:34 AM   #53 
     - HAHA!  harmonicon   Mar-08-08 08:26 AM   #154 
     - Shit, I can barely parallel park a VW Jetta  taterguy   Mar-09-08 10:05 AM   #166 
  - A 2001 Toyota Corrolla.  janesez   Mar-07-08 07:48 AM   #14 
  - 1999 Ford Taurus stationwagon.  RebelOne   Mar-07-08 07:53 AM   #15 
  - 2000 Hyundai Sonata and '72 Volkswagen Squareback.  opiate69   Mar-07-08 07:54 AM   #16 
  - Prius & hybrid Accord. n/t  Orsino   Mar-07-08 08:07 AM   #17 
  - 2002 Honda CR-V  supernova   Mar-07-08 08:10 AM   #18 
  - I've never had a license or a car.  ThomCat   Mar-07-08 08:11 AM   #19 
  - Not even a little Matchbox car when you were a kid?  DarkTirade   Mar-07-08 06:30 PM   #121 
  - Yeah but, I bet it was hard  supernova   Mar-07-08 06:43 PM   #122 
  - You just gotta drive REAAAAAALLY carefully so there's no reason to get pulled over.  DarkTirade   Mar-07-08 06:45 PM   #125 
  - You are totally a smartass.  ThomCat   Mar-07-08 08:52 PM   #130 
     - Just a leeeeeeetle bit.  DarkTirade   Mar-07-08 09:21 PM   #132 
  - But you've got the ThomCatMobile!  Greyskye   Mar-07-08 07:10 PM   #127 
     - Not yet.  ThomCat   Mar-07-08 08:51 PM   #129 
  - 2006 Mini Cooper  GloriaSmith   Mar-07-08 08:13 AM   #20 
  - I love the Mini Cooper! Do you feel safe in it?  I Have A Dream   Mar-07-08 11:32 AM   #51 
     - from what I've read, they're safer than most small cars  GloriaSmith   Mar-07-08 02:43 PM   #103 
     - I've driven one and felt safe  harmonicon   Mar-08-08 08:29 AM   #155 
  - 2008 Ford Ranger 4x4 with a soft topper....  mike_c   Mar-07-08 08:19 AM   #21 
  - 2002 VW Jetta station wagon. Regular 4-cyl. gasoline. nt  Deep13   Mar-07-08 09:52 AM   #22 
  - 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe and a 2003 Honda CR-V  RubyDuby in GA   Mar-07-08 09:55 AM   #23 
  - this  DS1   Mar-07-08 09:55 AM   #24 
  - 2000 Camaro SS, 2006 Chrysler 300C SRT8,  azmouse   Mar-07-08 09:56 AM   #25 
  - 2000 Ford Taurus and a 1994 Honda Accord  lizziegrace   Mar-07-08 09:58 AM   #26 
  - a horrible SUV that i'm sure i'm going to get chastised about , lol  Ava   Mar-07-08 09:58 AM   #27 
  - 98 Jeep Cherokee Classic  BlueCollar   Mar-09-08 09:44 AM   #162 
  - No chastising.  mutley_r_us   Mar-09-08 09:57 AM   #164 
  - '08 Honda Fit  libnnc   Mar-07-08 10:03 AM   #28 
  - I'm sooooo jealous.  grace0418   Mar-07-08 11:40 AM   #60 
  - We hung on as long as we could  libnnc   Mar-07-08 11:58 AM   #76 
  - Honda FIT here, may 2007 n/t  MrsBrady   Mar-07-08 10:33 PM   #139 
  - 2002 Toyota Tacoma  GoPsUx   Mar-07-08 10:16 AM   #29 
  - 93 Saturn wagon  leftofthedial   Mar-07-08 10:18 AM   #30 
  - 2000 Subaru Legacy Outback Wagon  malta blue   Mar-07-08 10:19 AM   #31 
  - This:  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-07-08 10:33 AM   #32 
  - Gol dang, that is ONE purty El Camino. Are those Cragar S/S wheels?  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:38 AM   #57 
  - Yup  Oeditpus Rex   Mar-07-08 11:58 AM   #75 
  - El Com.een.OH!  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-09-08 11:03 AM   #173 
  - 07 Jeep Compass and 2000 Roadstar  av8rdave   Mar-07-08 10:34 AM   #33 
  - 2007 vw beetle convertible.  chimpsrsmarter   Mar-07-08 10:35 AM   #34 
  - 2000 Jeep Wrangler  MorningGlow   Mar-07-08 10:41 AM   #35 
  - 2007 Mazdaspeed 3.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 10:43 AM   #36 
  - I think the Mazda3 is way cool  CreekDog   Mar-07-08 11:37 AM   #56 
  - If I still lived up north, I probably would've gone for the AWD, too  flvegan   Mar-07-08 11:43 AM   #63 
  - One of my neighbors has one of those. It's a hot box, isn't it?  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:39 AM   #59 
  - Fastest front wheel drive on the planet.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 11:44 AM   #64 
     - And not much torque steer, for all those HP going through the front wheels.  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:48 AM   #70 
        - Mazda designed a traction system to limit torque steer.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 11:52 AM   #72 
  - i test drove the sedan version of that car, very zippy and sorry.....way cute.  chimpsrsmarter   Mar-07-08 11:42 AM   #62 
  - Oh, yeah. 6 speed to be precise.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 11:44 AM   #66 
     - good times.  chimpsrsmarter   Mar-07-08 11:45 AM   #67 
        - So I'm not the only one! Mrs R's S60 has one of those automatics that you can shift  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:51 AM   #71 
           - i was taught to drive by my Dad who always had manual transmissions so thats  chimpsrsmarter   Mar-07-08 11:56 AM   #74 
  - How do you like it?  IronLionZion   Mar-07-08 11:47 AM   #68 
  - I love it.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 11:59 AM   #77 
  - After owning this one a month, I know  libnnc   Mar-07-08 12:01 PM   #79 
     - I like the Fit. Great car.  flvegan   Mar-07-08 12:18 PM   #82 
        - I think I'm averaging about 30 right now  libnnc   Mar-07-08 12:30 PM   #86 
  - 2001 Saleen Mustang Convertible  Longhorn   Mar-07-08 10:44 AM   #37 
  - Pic  Longhorn   Mar-07-08 10:48 AM   #39 
  - See? Hell, no, I don't want to SEE. I want to DRIVE.  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:40 AM   #61 
     - It is fun to drive but the poor thing  Longhorn   Mar-07-08 11:59 AM   #78 
  - 2006 Chevy HHR  MrCoffee   Mar-07-08 10:47 AM   #38 
  - ours  kwassa   Mar-07-08 11:01 AM   #40 
  - The Malibu Maxx is a cool car  jakefrep   Mar-07-08 08:49 PM   #128 
  - '95 Toyota Camry.  graywarrior   Mar-07-08 11:09 AM   #41 
  - Currently without one and driving the "work" truck  Inchworm   Mar-07-08 11:12 AM   #42 
  - Had a 2001 Stratus until it committed suicide couple of months ago,  PRETZEL   Mar-07-08 11:16 AM   #43 
  - 1997 Chevy Lumina  nathan hale   Mar-07-08 11:18 AM   #44 
  - 2006 Scion XB (aka The Toaster)  mondo joe   Mar-07-08 11:18 AM   #45 
  - 1997 Saturn SW1 for long trips, 90something Giant hybrid for short ones  LeftyMom   Mar-07-08 11:19 AM   #46 
  - 2006 Saturn Ion Quad Coupe and 1979 VW Superbeetle...  SacredCow   Mar-07-08 11:27 AM   #47 
  - A 1992 Subaru that doesn't have 100,000 miles on it yet.  I Have A Dream   Mar-07-08 11:28 AM   #48 
  - 2006 MINI Cooper (Pepper White) with black stripes on bonnet and checkerboard mirror caps  DeposeTheBoyKing   Mar-07-08 11:32 AM   #50 
  - Missy:  Redstone   Mar-07-08 11:33 AM   #52 
  - That is a nice car...  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-09-08 11:08 AM   #174 
  - 1997 Honda Accord sedan, 4-cyl.  LSdemocrat   Mar-07-08 11:36 AM   #55 
  - 1999 Honda Civic and 2001 Subaru Outback. I mostly drive the Civic and I think  grace0418   Mar-07-08 11:39 AM   #58 
  - 2007 Scion tC  huskerlaw   Mar-07-08 11:44 AM   #65 
  - '07 Nissan Altima  EOO   Mar-07-08 11:48 AM   #69 
  - 2006 Subaru Forrester in the winter  Highway61   Mar-07-08 11:53 AM   #73 
  - What does your Citroen look like?  libnnc   Mar-07-08 12:04 PM   #80 
  - I don't think you can actually get them in the States...  ALiberalSailor   Mar-07-08 02:37 PM   #99 
  - '68 442  Throd   Mar-07-08 12:18 PM   #81 
  - Nice! Got any pix?  flvegan   Mar-07-08 12:23 PM   #83 
     - Oddly enough, I don't. Bright yellow w/ Cragar SS mags though  Throd   Mar-07-08 12:31 PM   #87 
  - '92 Buick Skylark.  Fox Mulder   Mar-07-08 12:23 PM   #84 
  - I have a '91 LeSabre, great car with 136K and going strong! n/t  AZDemDist6   Mar-09-08 10:43 AM   #171 
  - '03 Corolla, 130,00 miles. No problems  HERVEPA   Mar-07-08 12:31 PM   #88 
  - I ride the bus and lightrail  Roon   Mar-07-08 12:34 PM   #89 
  - 2006 Mazda 3 Hatchback  alarimer   Mar-07-08 01:48 PM   #92 
  - 1990 Ford Ranger Pick-up with 300,000+ miles on it.  tekisui   Mar-07-08 01:50 PM   #93 
  - 2007 Mazda CX-9  Corgigal   Mar-07-08 01:52 PM   #94 
  - my rides  GTRMAN   Mar-07-08 02:21 PM   #96 
  - I will own a Harley one day...  ALiberalSailor   Mar-07-08 02:40 PM   #101 
     - Me too  GTRMAN   Mar-07-08 02:43 PM   #102 
     - Here's mine  michreject   Mar-08-08 07:50 AM   #152 
  - 95 Cevy Cavalier  ceile   Mar-07-08 02:32 PM   #98 
  - 1993 Mazda MX-3  laconicsax   Mar-07-08 02:57 PM   #104 
  - Husband: 2002 Subaru Forester Me: 1999 Toyota Land Cruiser  Disorganized   Mar-07-08 03:08 PM   #105 
  - Switched from a lifted Jeep Wrangler to a Prius.  WeRQ4U   Mar-07-08 03:12 PM   #106 
  - 2007 Mazda CX7  jakefrep   Mar-07-08 03:14 PM   #107 
  - 1984 Ford Bronco II  RadFemFL   Mar-07-08 04:07 PM   #108 
  - Oh, wow... That's what I had in high school...  SacredCow   Mar-07-08 04:21 PM   #111 
     - Here's my 'beauty'  RadFemFL   Mar-07-08 05:20 PM   #113 
  - Toyota Prius  dpbrown   Mar-07-08 04:13 PM   #110 
  - sweet  harmonicon   Mar-08-08 08:58 AM   #156 
  - 1891 Nissan Sentra  Jamastiene   Mar-07-08 04:24 PM   #112 
  - An '08 BMW 335i Convertible  Scooter24   Mar-07-08 05:32 PM   #114 
  - I still love answering this question: 2008 Nissan 350 Z Grand Touring, got it in November  REP   Mar-07-08 05:41 PM   #115 
  - 2004 Honda Civic  cordelia   Mar-07-08 05:45 PM   #116 
  - 2001 Chrysler Sebring which I love !!!!  yellowdogintexas   Mar-07-08 06:10 PM   #117 
  - I'm a vovlo driving liberal  Mezzo   Mar-07-08 06:13 PM   #118 
  - an 06 Toyota Corolla - great car 35-38 mpg  NightWatcher   Mar-07-08 06:20 PM   #119 
  - My car went kaboom a while back.  DarkTirade   Mar-07-08 06:27 PM   #120 
  - 1994 Infiniti G20.  GOPisEvil   Mar-07-08 06:45 PM   #123 
  - I still have a '95 G20 I bought new in '95. Great car!  Sabriel   Mar-07-08 10:25 PM   #138 
  - 2006 Prius  YankeyMCC   Mar-07-08 06:45 PM   #124 
  - Prius and Bug  Greyskye   Mar-07-08 07:08 PM   #126 
  - Am I the only one here with a Scion XB?  Generic Brad   Mar-07-08 08:59 PM   #131 
  - '02 Hyundai elantra. n/t  GOPBasher   Mar-07-08 09:49 PM   #133 
  - What I would want to drive? A Dennis Dart. lol :)  mwooldri   Mar-07-08 09:59 PM   #134 
  - Bicycle.  Bennyboy   Mar-07-08 10:00 PM   #135 
  - Here's mine  KeepItReal   Mar-07-08 10:05 PM   #136 
  - Me - 2005 Camry. Mr. WMU - 1987 Supra  WakeMeUp   Mar-07-08 10:14 PM   #137 
  - 2006 VW Golf  movie_girl99   Mar-07-08 10:37 PM   #140 
  - 2003 Yukon XL  MrsGrumpy   Mar-07-08 10:39 PM   #141 
  - 2005 Honda CR-V  Digit   Mar-07-08 11:31 PM   #142 
  - I had a 1998, I miss the height  TexasBushwhacker   Mar-09-08 03:18 PM   #181 
  - 2001 Chevy Silverado, 2005 Nissan Maxima, 1991 Isuzu Trooper  adsosletter   Mar-07-08 11:34 PM   #143 
  - 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis that I inherited from my mom.  SeattleGirl   Mar-07-08 11:38 PM   #145 
  - 2005 Ford Focus ztech  bridgit   Mar-07-08 11:48 PM   #146 
  - 2001 Dodge Neon, bought it with 11,000 miles and it now has 51,000  Political Heretic   Mar-08-08 12:05 AM   #147 
  - 2005 Toyota Prius  DBoon   Mar-08-08 12:07 AM   #148 
  - 07 Audi A3 3.2  democracyindanger   Mar-08-08 12:43 AM   #149 
  - 1993 Honda Civic del Sol.  Breeze54   Mar-08-08 01:20 AM   #150 
  - Love my 2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser LT Woodie n/t  InkAddict   Mar-08-08 01:32 AM   #151 
  - 2005 Town & Country and 2000 Saturn LW2  ordinaryaveragegirl   Mar-08-08 08:01 AM   #153 
  - I drive a...  jasonc   Mar-08-08 09:00 AM   #157 
  - Hyundai Terracan (2005)  JCMach1   Mar-08-08 11:53 AM   #158 
  - 94 Mazda 626 V6  Perragrande   Mar-09-08 12:05 AM   #159 
  - 2006 Skoda Octavia VRS  billyskank   Mar-09-08 04:16 AM   #160 
  - Have A Metro And An Intrigue  lligrd   Mar-09-08 04:36 AM   #161 
  - 2003 Volkswagon Jetta  mutley_r_us   Mar-09-08 09:52 AM   #163 
  - 2008 Honda Pilot SUV  Paladin   Mar-09-08 10:00 AM   #165 
  - 2004 Jeep Liberty  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-09-08 10:19 AM   #167 
  - MINI  seemunkee   Mar-09-08 10:23 AM   #168 
  - 1991 Buick LeSabre, 2003 Olds Bravada  AZDemDist6   Mar-09-08 10:37 AM   #169 
  - 2008 Hyundai Sonata  Lavender Brown   Mar-09-08 10:37 AM   #170 
  - 2002 Jeep Liberty  English Lady   Mar-09-08 11:02 AM   #172 
  - '89 Volvo 240DL wagon. Also known as that thing I curse and scream at.  seawolf   Mar-09-08 12:08 PM   #175 
  - 2006 Honda Element and a 1999 Nissan Frontier.  kaiden   Mar-09-08 12:12 PM   #176 
  - 1987 Chevy Venture  BarenakedLady   Mar-09-08 12:14 PM   #177 
  - a 1982 245 volvo station wagon  kagehime   Mar-09-08 02:58 PM   #178 
  - a 1974 Dodge Monaco  datasuspect   Mar-09-08 03:01 PM   #179 
  - 99 VW Jetta Wolfsburg, black, 112,000 miles, only one of the windows works.  bamacrat   Mar-09-08 03:58 PM   #182 
  - 2003 MINI Cooper  Patsy Stone   Mar-09-08 04:03 PM   #183 
  - this is mine.  Gargoyle   Mar-09-08 04:03 PM   #184 
  - 2006 Honda Accord EX-L.  Kutjara   Mar-09-08 04:05 PM   #185 
  - 2004 Ford Ranger... and my dad's old Buick - I mostly drive the Ford.  skater314159   Mar-09-08 04:06 PM   #186 
  - 2004 BMW 300 XI...  Bzzzz   Mar-09-08 04:06 PM   #187 
  - VW Golf TDI  LostinVA   Mar-09-08 04:55 PM   #188 
 

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