Sources: Bloomberg, Fox News, General Motors
quote: but the govt also subsidizes the oil companies! Where is the outrage?
quote: The entire point of the electrification of the US transportation fleet is so America can stand together and tell OPEC to #&*$ OFF.
quote: For some reason, Audi's are the best-selling luxury cars in the world, when they are more expensive, less reliable, and half poor fuel economy compared to virtually every model class from Mercedes, BMW, Volvo, Lincoln and Cadillac.
quote: What's practical about a $45,000 VW Golf that is the A4?
quote: The AWD thing is a gimick, too. Most people will never take advantage of it, and I read awhile back that over 90% of Audi Quattro packages sold have the winter package declined, so they are driving year round with Summer or All-season tires at best.
quote: Any front or rear-wheel drive vehicle with Winter tires will outperform any AWD car with Summer or All-season tires in any task.
quote: You could have a vastly superior BMW 3-series or Merc C-class for 30% less, without the poor fuel economy, crap ride quality and needless repair costs of AWD.
quote: I agree. It has nothing to do with practicality.
quote: The AWD thing is a gimick, too.
quote: But there is no such oil source which could satisfy american appetite for long.
quote: and with developing countries increasing their consumption too, prices will inevitably go up, because domestic drillers will happilly sell to highest bidder
quote: The cost of gas everywhere in the world
quote: On a side note, nice to see ol' Bush in the news again. IMO more people could use a reminder what happened last time they voted republican (for the record; it got worse. No matter how bad obama is (pretty darn bad), it can always get worse).
quote: If you vote democrat next year, the 2013 federal budget will have a $1.8 trillion deficit. If you vote Republican, the budget will have a $2 trillion deficit. What is the logical conclusion?
quote: I'd love to discuss my political mindset, the idea of compromise i have. I don't even trust ron paul since he's sided with the republicans