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Old 04-14-2002, 20:47   #1 (permalink)
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Cobra article @ Drive

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You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the windscreen. It said, 'Parking Fine.'So that was nice.

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I can’t believe that cigarette lighters were an option in the VT Crumbledore. I knew those cars were cheap, but god damn it!!
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I think you'll find very very few people option it on ... I think is was a smart move ... I get a useable dash pocket, and don't have a lighter I don't need nor want.
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the sockets there the lighter bit is not
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That must of saved them a whole 10c
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Old 05-15-2002, 20:31   #6 (permalink)
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That must of saved them a whole 10c
kiss of life, obviously the 10c per item adds up



Ford dropping car features to save cash, aid recovery

The Associated Press
5/15/02 3:37 AM


DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) -- Ford Motor Co. is hoping car buyers won't notice if it removes some features like rear seat ashtrays and map pockets.

The Dearborn-based car company is searching for ways to reduce expenses after losing $5.45 billion last year.

The No. 2 automaker is planning to eliminate a number of features -- without hurting customer satisfaction or reducing quality -- from its vehicles beginning in the 2003 model year as part of a widespread campaign to cut product development costs as much as $2.5 billion
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$143,000 turnkey? I'd much rather a GT40 replica, can be had from Roaring Forties (see latest Street Machine) for the same price.
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$143,000 turnkey? I'd much rather a GT40 replica, can be had from Roaring Forties (see latest Street Machine) for the same price.
or just get an m3
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Someone who's after a Cobra/GT40 replica is wanting something VERY different to an M3. :s3
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Someone who's after a Cobra/GT40 replica is wanting something VERY different to an M3. :s3
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