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krispos42 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-01-11 08:34 PM
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26. Wow, that's huge
The auto magazines were pretty lukewarm towards it.
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  -Consumer Reports Knocks Honda Civic Off Recommended List (lot of folks cryin tonight) DainBramaged  Aug-01-11 05:37 PM   #0 
  - Cut too many corners to pad the profit margin?  DJ13   Aug-01-11 05:41 PM   #1 
  - Smaller packages, higher prices.  trof   Aug-01-11 05:43 PM   #2 
  - They make so much profit on a LX Civic it isn't funny  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 05:46 PM   #3 
     - I like my ford focus.  MedicalAdmin   Aug-01-11 06:25 PM   #9 
     - The Focus is also a good car.  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 07:46 PM   #18 
     - Plus it's more attractive. The dashboard of the new Civic is so busy it makes me wonder why anyone  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 07:52 PM   #20 
        - I cannot wait till the Sonic hits the lots next month  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 08:34 PM   #25 
           - The Sonic looks awesome. Very aggressively styled, affordable, and it sounds fun-to-drive.  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 08:44 PM   #31 
           - The Sonic will definitely...  blue_onyx   Aug-01-11 08:48 PM   #32 
  - Good. Less likely to be stolen now.  RC   Aug-01-11 05:48 PM   #4 
  - My first car was an '83 Honda Civic  freeplessinseattle   Aug-01-11 06:07 PM   #5 
  - Well, I guess I won't be looking at a Civic next time I'm in the market for a car,  MadHound   Aug-01-11 06:09 PM   #6 
  - look at this list next time....  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 06:27 PM   #12 
     - It's nice that all of those are union made,  MadHound   Aug-01-11 06:48 PM   #13 
     - Ford/GM quality have already improved a lot and Chrysler quality is improving a LOT  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 07:46 PM   #17 
     - It is called, waste of keystrokes my friend  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 07:39 PM   #15 
        - Still worth a try though, haha.  FLAprogressive   Aug-01-11 07:44 PM   #16 
  - The Hyundai Elantra will take any market share that the Civic loses  FarCenter   Aug-01-11 06:15 PM   #7 
  - Ferrari's works fine, battle tested in California  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 06:16 PM   #8 
  - Ford Getrag is dry clutch  FarCenter   Aug-01-11 06:26 PM   #10 
     - Still an excellent way to distribute torque, wet or dry  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 06:55 PM   #14 
  - My next one will probably be a ford fiesta like this.  MedicalAdmin   Aug-01-11 06:27 PM   #11 
  - Wondering if MPG mandates led to lighter weight vehicle  Mimosa   Aug-01-11 07:50 PM   #19 
  - I've driven up to a 2009 Civic LX, and found them quite nice  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 08:10 PM   #21 
     - Yours is pre-2012, Dain.  Mimosa   Aug-01-11 08:17 PM   #23 
        - I don't own one never will  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 08:30 PM   #24 
           - Cool.  Mimosa   Aug-01-11 08:34 PM   #27 
              - You always have !!!!!  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 08:35 PM   #28 
  - Well at least my 2002 civic is still up there  Armstead   Aug-01-11 08:16 PM   #22 
  - Wow, that's huge  krispos42   Aug-01-11 08:34 PM   #26 
  - Honda has been 'Americanizing' their cars for a while now. Meaning 'cheapening' them.  onehandle   Aug-01-11 08:38 PM   #29 
     - The new domestics are amazing (except Chrysler) up content, mega air bags  DainBramaged   Aug-01-11 08:43 PM   #30 

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