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Old 05-14-2012, 16:31   #1
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:08   #2
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Yeah, but that's in Britain. They're on the metric system, so that's probably in decibels per centiliter, which is like, hardly ANYTHING.

Plus, no matter where they go in Britain, they're still IN BRITAIN, AND they're on the wrong side of the road!

And we all know how much THAT sucks. Just like gun control and warm beer.

I wanna see these stories in American, gas fueled, turbo injected blown hemi miles!
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:44   #3
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He must have rented the one liter model. That's not going to work here.
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:54   #4
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Yeah, the imperial gallon is larger so that works out to about 65 mpg US.

On a side note, there will be a Chevy Cruze diesel in 2013.
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Old 05-14-2012, 19:42   #5
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