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Growing up on the farm, we had several Honda 3-wheelers and 4-wheelers (Big Reds) and they were a heck of a lot of fun.  So then it is not a surprise to me that I feel, out of the Asian automotive brands, Honda has enough redneck DNA and long-time presence in America to interest me a bit.

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Look how this one's optioned.  WT Z71!  The 18" alloys and meaty Duratracs finish it off real nice!  AND a black one just like it in Pittsburgh!  Drew... Christmas is coming *wink wink*

Destination Charge $1,495.00
Installed Options
  • Engine, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 $1,395.00
  • Wheels, 18" x 8.5" (45.7 cm x 21.6 cm) Bright Silver painted aluminum $650.00
  • Tires, LT275/65R18C MT blackwall Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac $495.00
  • WT Convenience Package $1,120.00
  • Z71 Off-Road Package $945.00
  • Trailering Package $395.00
  • Trailer brake controller, integrated $275.00
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Total Options $5,275.00
MSRP* $42,270.00

 

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Happy holidays, C&G people ... however you celebrate them ... and happy new year. 

It's always a relief when they're over, though, because life slows down back to normal and you can get to work on those new year's resolutions. *cough*

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32 minutes ago, trinacriabob said:

Happy holidays, C&G people ... however you celebrate them ... and happy new year. 

It's always a relief when they're over, though, because life slows down back to normal and you can get to work on those new year's resolutions. *cough*

In theory going out to start loosing weight...we will see that work.

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18 hours ago, ocnblu said:

Look how this one's optioned.  WT Z71!  The 18" alloys and meaty Duratracs finish it off real nice!  AND a black one just like it in Pittsburgh!  Drew... Christmas is coming *wink wink*

Destination Charge $1,495.00
Installed Options
  • Engine, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 $1,395.00
  • Wheels, 18" x 8.5" (45.7 cm x 21.6 cm) Bright Silver painted aluminum $650.00
  • Tires, LT275/65R18C MT blackwall Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac $495.00
  • WT Convenience Package $1,120.00
  • Z71 Off-Road Package $945.00
  • Trailering Package $395.00
  • Trailer brake controller, integrated $275.00
  •  
Total Options $5,275.00
MSRP* $42,270.00

 

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Just cannot get into it, Ugliest trucks ever.

19 hours ago, ocnblu said:

 

Clearly some people should not be driving when they do not understand their own technology. Truly a Dumb blonde. :nono:

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Why would anyone buy a weird ass Clarity when the Insight is cheaper, better looking and gets better mileage?

3 hours ago, dfelt said:

Clearly some people should not be driving when they do not understand their own technology. Truly a Dumb blonde.

But... this is the Tesla customer.  Through and through.  24/7.  All day, every day.  Neurons misfiring from the get-go.  You know... all that and more.

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23 minutes ago, ocnblu said:

Why would anyone buy a weird ass Clarity when the Insight is cheaper, better looking and gets better mileage?

 

I could see someone getting the Clarity because the Insight is too mainstream looking and not weird enough.  And the Clarity has a fuel cell, which is unusual, not ordinary like a Hybrid. 

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33 minutes ago, Robert Hall said:

I could see someone getting the Clarity because the Insight is too mainstream looking and not weird enough.  And the Clarity has a fuel cell, which is unusual, not ordinary like a Hybrid. 

To clarify:  there are three types of Clarities.  Plug-in hybrid, electric, and fuel cell.

4 hours ago, dfelt said:

Just cannot get into it, Ugliest trucks ever.

Well you're WRONG.  But they are GIGANTIC in person, parked next to the outgoing style on the sales lot.  More than I need, really.  I shudder to think how big the bad-ass, retro-futuristic 2020 HD series will look in person.

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Ford Ranger FX4 is almost 2 inches taller than Chevy Colorado Z71, but about 2 inches shorter in extended/Super Cab guise.  My 2015 Colorado barely fit in my garage, height-wise.  I had to get a shorter (and less effective) aftermarket radio antenna for it. 

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On the Tesla fail.

Funny.

But fake.

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Just another reality TV/youtube/facebook garbage entertainment meant for clicks and views for revenue streams and thumbs up posts...

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If it aint staged, the other explanation would be that this aint her car...and she does not know what a Tesla is and what kind of car it is...that she borrrowed it from somebody else.  

Tesla, electric vehicles, are specialty cars at this time...

If she actually bought the car, she would actually want that car, she would actually go out of her way to actually buy an electric vehicle.  Telsa cars are not exactly in the Toyota appliance realm of the automotive spectrum. And remember, no dealerships for a Tesla...that means that she would literally know where to buy it...not stumble across a stealership and get duped into buying something she knows nothing about buying something she does not need...

She would have to order what type of battery she would want. What type of charger she wants to buy for her home. The reps over at Tesla would also tell her how to use her smartphone Tesla app and superscreen to found out where the Superchargers are at in her vicinity when she needs to charge up and ultimately, the Model S itself would warn her where to charge her vehicle via the Tesla superscreen...

Therefore, if these people filming this episode of epic fail youtube vids,  if these people want to fool us and sell us on the notion that a human being willfully sought out a Tesla store in a shopping center where everything about a Tesla store just smells of electricity, not gasoline

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then yeah...I do not believe it...

Therefore fake.

 

If not fake, she burrowed that Tesla from somebody, and yes, she might be clueless,  but then again, if somebody does not know about cars, then somebody does not know about cars...Tesla or otherwise...

 

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Not everything smells of electricity at a Tesla black hole/retail experience location.  Diesel trucks fetch them off the roads when they have problems, of which there are many.

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6 minutes ago, ocnblu said:

Not everything smells of electricity at a Tesla black hole/retail experience location.  Diesel trucks fetch them off the roads when they have problems, of which there are many.

I do not doubt that.

Gasoline powered cars as it seems, have problems also.

The Nasa space shuttles and rockets also had problems.

German WW2 tanks. Problems.

Airplanes of any era...had and continue to have problems.

Boats and trains, diesel powered or gasoline or coal. Problems.

Nuclear powered subs and aircraft carriers...yup, you guessed it...all have and continue to have problems...

You know what...horses die sometimes...resulting in what we are calling it in this thread...problems.

https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/caleche-horse-collapses-and-dies-in-old-montreal-1.4163205

 

It seems that everything that humans use to move us around, all seem to have...problems...

 

 

 

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15 minutes ago, ocnblu said:

at a Tesla black hole/retail experience location

And to quote you on this...the experience on a Tesla blackhole/retail location could not be worse than a stealership one...

 

And laughable how this movie scene may be, this type of stealership experience is still continuing in 2018 for realz...

 

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8 hours ago, ccap41 said:

So much "Yes". 

Now if we could only agree on football like we agree on this. Would cheer for Dallas every game from now till doomsday before I would drive a certain vehicle.

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17 minutes ago, A Horse With No Name said:

Now if we could only agree on football like we agree on this. Would cheer for Dallas every game from now till doomsday before I would drive a certain vehicle.

I'd cheer for the Patriots before I'd ever cheer for Dallas.   This does bring up an interesting topic for a thread---what car would I never, ever drive, even around a parking lot?   I like to think I'm open minded enough to drive anything, even just once or as a weekend rental.   Though I have a strong (possibly irrational) dislike of compact or subcompact cars with cheap gray interiors. 

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