quote: The carbon fiber is also twice as stiff as steel and will reduce the weight of Ford vehicles by about 750 pounds by the end of the decade .
quote: But hey, increased accident fatalities are a small price to pay for umm, whatever we're getting in return.
quote: We just need to make large cars so rare that you're unlikely to ever encounter one.
quote: Reclaimer, we've had the technology to make CAFE fleet averages 55MPG for decades.
quote: Without government regulation, LA would be a toxic wasteland like Beijing where children develope respiratory problems by the time they are toddlers, birth defects are rampant, and cancer cases are escalating.
quote: I'm so tired of your anti-government rhetoric.
quote: head-on collision at 70mph (effective speed of each vehicle 35mph)
quote: they just used REALLY thin sheet metal and cut down on the bracing.
quote: Also, cars have become *much* smaller and lighter over the last couple decades, while their safety and accident-worthiness have dramatically improved.