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      I know the paddle shifted cars are faster....But...

      I know the paddle shifted cars are faster....But a true manual shift is more fun! Going across town, I really don't care if the paddles would get me there three minutes faster...
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      I love, and have, a manual. It adds a lot of fun...

      I love, and have, a manual. It adds a lot of fun to my 2011 Versa hatch. It is a ordinary, slow car. But somehow, having to shift it myself makes it more fun and engaging.

      But this current trend...
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      The Manuals Are Not Being Saved

      I'm starting to be really surprised how many "economy" cars are no longer offering manuals. The 2017 Versa Note no longer does, nor does the 2017 Corolla(except sport model). Today I read the...
    4. Thread: 2017 Corolla

      by Merckx
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      I had read your other post, the one about the...

      I had read your other post, the one about the Mirage. I've never even sat in one, but I have always been intrigued by them My rental is an LE, and nothing about it bothers me...I've averaged 41 mpg...
    5. Thread: 2017 Corolla

      by Merckx
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      2017 Corolla

      I know I'm going to get a lot of flak for this, but the past few days I've had a 2017 Corolla with 700 miles on it as a rental, and I have been absolutely loving it! It is very quiet and serene...The...
    6. I hate to mention this, but the past few days...

      I hate to mention this, but the past few days I've had a 2017 Corolla as a rental...with 700 miles....And I have been absolutely loving it! Very quiet and serene....and the back seat is truly...
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      I did feel it was a mistake to stick to such a...

      I did feel it was a mistake to stick to such a tall headrest....of course Volvo has always had top-notch safety, but in this case I think they should have relaxed their standards a little....
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      I sold Volvos for a little while, and I really...

      I sold Volvos for a little while, and I really love and respect them. however, I don't think i'd ever buy one just because the front headrests are so tall they are a hindrance for rear seat...
    9. Thread: 2018 Camry

      by Merckx
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      i'm as much a car guy as the average CL'er, I...

      i'm as much a car guy as the average CL'er, I think....but there's just something about the camry....maybe i'm crazy...but it's got a great back seat*I've got 14 yr old twins)....yet it's got a...
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      Aston and Manual Shift

      today, aston martin said they would always offer a car with a manual transmission. I wonder why no other company has felt the need to say this....
      i'd never buy a sports car without a manual....
    11. Thread: 2018 Camry

      by Merckx
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      dino, what are you talking about?? the "new"...

      dino, what are you talking about??

      the "new" 2018 camry is new...completely...

      Malibu has way too high a beltline...unpleasant to be in...
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      by Merckx
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      why so sarcastic to a stranger? if you're far...

      why so sarcastic to a stranger?

      if you're far too discerning for a camry, why not just ignore the post?
      you're really not very funny.....
    13. Thread: 2018 Camry

      by Merckx
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      too much gingerbread on the XLE...I like a...

      too much gingerbread on the XLE...I like a simpler car...(LE)
    14. Thread: 2018 Camry

      by Merckx
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      2018 Camry

      I'm a little embarrassed I am about the new Camry....Lower center of gravity, more sophisticated rear suspension, slightly larger inside...I'm pretty sure this will be my next car...
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      C/D described it as a "simple way to save fuel"....

      C/D described it as a "simple way to save fuel". And I agree.....Which is why I can't understand all the hate over this device...I wish my car had it.
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      that analysis was hilarious...and brilliant! it...

      that analysis was hilarious...and brilliant! it did ring true,too.
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      Stop/Start Systems

      Why do so many dislike cars with automatic stop/start? It might be mildly annoying(although I don't think so),but saving gas is good for your wallet and good for the environment...What is so bad...
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      isn't the powertrain covered for 10 years/100,000...

      isn't the powertrain covered for 10 years/100,000 miles?

      these cars are sold on generous warranties, but I've heard before that it can be difficult tomake a claim on one...
    19. overall, I find yhis new yaris encouraging...more...

      overall, I find yhis new yaris encouraging...more mpg without a loss of peppiness...
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      I meet so many people who admire bmw, and want...

      I meet so many people who admire bmw, and want one, but are afraid they'll inevitably be a money pit...
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