leesusca
Fresh-Outta-Nissans
leesusca
Aug 8
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I’d say the first generation looks good, the second one looks amazing, and the current generation looks incrementally less ugly than some other BMWs. So he’s a credible enough designer.

Jun 2
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Women just appreciate good dynamic safety.

Jun 2
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Ahh, the windshield juice level! My ‘18 Mazda has the sensor and the warning light but it’s apparently pure analog because it flickers as I go around turns, never see it for long enough to spot the cute little pictogram.

Jun 2
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So, you reverse into a wall, right? First thing that happens is the spare shatters the rear window, then it bends the tailgate and both d-pillars. Read more

May 30
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Any excuse to post moose test videos.

May 30
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Apparently, convertibles have much less safety legislation. My 2018 Miata has no airbags in the windscreen frame, super thin pillars. Read more

May 30
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Everyone talks about lifted trucks but it apparently takes a very, very small height mismatch before you run into problems. The NHTSA did some testing with the CR-V and Saturn Vue and a few others, if the bumper beams are mismatched by maybe 5" or so then neither car stands a chance of not being totalled. Also, Read more

May 30
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I think he meant in terms of the no-customers sedan class.

May 30
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Is there a similarly fancy scale model of the car’s competitors? I bet they’re attempting to get a Unique Selling Point for the big car, without actually doing any of that nasty mass-production business.

May 27
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That’s not an i3.

May 27
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Fuck it, lets start taking bets. I give it 3 weeks after rollout, before the first reported incident.

May 14
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Even accounting for the color and materials, that is less glamorous than their entry-level sedan.

May 1
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I’m pretty sure the Avalon Sport grille got an article or two, for what it’s worth.

May 1
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It doesn’t not look disastrous, but all BMWs have been subtly hideous for a while now. This goes a lot further than the new 3er. Read more

May 1
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A Miata with $449 coilovers?

Apr 29
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I remember when Pandemic was a computer game, too