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Drew Richards Donating Member (507 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-02-11 06:01 PM
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5. FOrd Ecoboost engines rock
If you haven't looked at their torque and hp to liter compared to your clunker in your car it will make you cry.

Ford Ecoboost engines rock! They really have stepped up their game.
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  -50 mpg? Ford bringing three-cylinder engines to U.S. RamboLiberal  Jun-02-11 05:16 PM   #0 
  - Yep, we've had a Metro for a while  sakabatou   Jun-02-11 05:24 PM   #1 
  - This will be the perfect vehicle for some... hopefully, many  Auggie   Jun-02-11 05:31 PM   #2 
  - Nissan Leaf. Fully Electric. No gas needed. 100+ Miles per charge. under $30k.  Devil_Fish   Jun-02-11 05:43 PM   #3 
  - VW Jetta TDI also  skepticscott   Jun-02-11 06:12 PM   #6 
  - less gallons used means less taxes collected  julian09   Jun-02-11 06:46 PM   #7 
     - Just wait - there are proposals to change to taxing by driven miles  RamboLiberal   Jun-02-11 06:48 PM   #9 
     - All the more reason to make corporations and the ultra wealthy pay more  nichomachus   Jun-02-11 10:01 PM   #11 
  - My new library has charging stations for 30 EVs!  7wo7rees   Jun-02-11 09:56 PM   #10 
  - How long before the Saudi Royal Oil Family price gougers try to kill this off?  SoapBox   Jun-02-11 05:56 PM   #4 
  - With the help of the bu$h cabal!  Bravo Zulu   Jun-02-11 10:05 PM   #12 
  - FOrd Ecoboost engines rock  Drew Richards   Jun-02-11 06:01 PM   #5 
  - Almost any forced induction engine is going to have a far higher specific output than  EOTE   Jun-02-11 10:08 PM   #14 
  - My Prius already gets 55 mpg!  RoccoR5955   Jun-02-11 06:46 PM   #8 
  - And you get all the benefits of slave labor!  Union Scribe   Jun-02-11 10:16 PM   #16 
  - Jesus, I hate passing in a four cylinder--not enough juice. A three cylinder must feel like  TwilightGardener   Jun-02-11 10:06 PM   #13 
  - Cruze Eco with 1.4L turbo gets 42 hwy now.  DainBramaged   Jun-02-11 10:12 PM   #15 
  - 3 cylinders, each one more dreadful than the previous.  flvegan   Jun-02-11 10:33 PM   #17 
  - The metro wasn't too great  Juche   Jun-02-11 11:30 PM   #18 

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