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>>27596427
I mean, suit yourself anon, but I don't think it's necessarily about the tastes of an individual. It would be about explaining why air conditioners cause performance losses, what might lead someone to pair that with an exclusively-performance engine, and what it was about the hemi that made it so expensive and difficult to produce that it can only be found in a vanishingly small amount of cars.
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>>27596427
Nobody cares about what you think. Your shit opinion obviously has 0 effect on the market.
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>>27596345
yes but they aren't strong, put 500hp through a stock rod and see what happens vs an after market forged h-beam.
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>>27596604
Are you being stupid on purpose? The list of jap engines that can do 500 hp on the stock rods would be very long.
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>>27596458
>the market
>a horde of geriatrics letting old cars rot or collect dust unless a bigger fool forks over the insane prices their asking for irrelevant reasons
Yeah, great market you have here.
>>27596455
>it would be about explaining why air conditioners cause performance losses
But that's shit so mundane even people without a licence know about it, mate.
>what might lead someone to pair that with an exclusively-performance engine
Who cares ? Retreading the preferences of the schmuck who ordered the car 50 years ago is not interesting in the slightest; at most it'll be infuriating in the cases I've seen:
>the 3.0 CSL sold awfully low numbers because the posh fucks who could afford BMW couldn't appreciate the idea of a stripped-down track-worthy 3series
and other flavors of "this based stuff didn't sell because it didn't appeal to the cunts with the wallet for it".

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>beat up old rust bucket car
>chevy malibu engine
>but it's a CLASSIC
>call the rust "patina"
>$45,000 pricetag
Why are boomers like this?
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>>27596626
How about you post a picture that isn't over 8 year old?
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>>27596659
based and puppy-pilled
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>>27596659
>last august
post current doggy pictures
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>>27596674
He has some really aggressive dogs now so I cant really take good pictures of the shitboxes and also I dont go there very often. when I have the time to drive 1000 miles id prefer to visit somewhere that isnt a mud pit with a bunch of pitbulls threatening me
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>>27596692
I keep telling him to take pictures of them but he rarely listens

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This is Tatra.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsOMCLZtZ84
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For me, it's Tatra JK 2500
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>>27594715
honestly this just looks like unfinished aventador relica.
>>27594003
this kinda looks like dollar store countatch.
>>27595441
ooo kino

>>27582261
i guess that makes sense then.
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>>27576687
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>>27591336
>>27596638
>Policie
What is that?

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How do I stop having anxiety attacks when driving on the freeway? Driving anywhere else is fine.
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keep driving on the freeway. it’ll get better with experience
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>>27596570
What kind of car you have, and how fast do you drive it?
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>>27596570
It has nothing to do with driving. Probably work, family, life related. I had the same issue a few years back. If you're type A and have a lot of responsibility it's a common. Talk to a head doctor that uses CBT, shit helps. I found it wasn't the driving, it was the destinations.
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>>27596570
take care of whatever's stressing you out, if you can't then stop worrying about it
alternatively consider suicide

Opinions? Wanna go exploring around the PNW in a small, maneuverable truck. Primarily looking at Tremor package for its off-road capability
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>>27595686
>Taking advice from poorfag niggermutts
kek
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>>27594581
If you're considering a Maverick Tremor why not a Bronco Sport Badlands? They're also very capable for what they are and you could sleep in it.
>>27595431
>You’re better off with a Subaru than that thing
Lol, lmao even. You can't be serious.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5QE7A3ZqMRA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLW5TNxxq34
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>>27595959
Why Badlands over Everglade, Wildtrak, or even Raptor?
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>>27595264
>Nissan Patrol or Mitsubishi Montero
Yeah OP, just import this rare old vehicle that was never sold in the US and won’t have any parts available.
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>>27595959
Maverick can tow 4000, Bronco Sport tows 2000, AND costs more. Bronco looks a lot better, though. Love the style on 'em.

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Chevrolet commodore
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>>27596097
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/FIA_2-Litre_World_Rally_Cup
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>>27596322
The late ones like the rolling car share platform with Camaro
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>>27596114
As Daewoo in South Korea
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>>27596440
>https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/FIA_2-Litre_World_Rally_Cup
>only fwd cars can enter.
What am I missing here?
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>>27596313
Yeah but they were still badged as Opels. Just distributed through Buick.

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Plenty of plastics in a car. bumpers, inside, around windows... how do you fix/replace these?
it feels like once plastic begins to go bad, the car is doomed.
you can replace mechanical parts and somehow fix rust. what about plastics?
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>>27596576
Car is too old when plastics start to make noise. New car time after 30,000 miles or three years MAX.
All else is poorfag cope.
If you can't even afford a new, cheap M3 tessie you can't afford our little hobby.
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>>27596576
>what about plastics?
don't fuck with them unnecessarily, apply protectant to keep them from fading, replace as needed

>>27596603
thread derailed, congratulations nigger
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>>27596603
A new m3 tesla is still 30k anon, some people just can't afford to get in, as cheap as that is.
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Your only hope at this point is for the car to be popular enough for companies to keep making aftermarket reproduction parts for years. Of course those will probably be cheap chinkshit plastic that'll disintegrate in a year.

What makes people dismiss cool and fast cars as cars for minorities? Is this shitbox driver tears or something else?
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>>27595918
>base model 392
>SRT 392
Was there lead paint in the house you grew up in?
They have the exact same engine and 0-60 you dumb fucking nigger. "SRT package" is brakes and handling bullshit
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>>27594965
What drag strip measures 0-60? 60ft time sure.
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>>27595918
OH NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
HE GETS DUMPSTERED BY THE PENTASTAR
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>>27596155
Source on these clearly wrong figures?
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>>27596503
>NO NO NO NO! THE NUMBERS MUST BE FAKE!! T-THERE'S NO WAY MY BARRACUDA COULD LOSE TO A NU-CHALLENGER! ARRREEEEEEGHHH!!!!

uhh, frugalsisters? our response?
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>>27596210
>It's just a Mustang
Mach 1
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>>27596249
That’s the other retarded extreme.
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>>27594931
This is smart. Having a sick car in your 20's is worth more than whatever you spend on it, as long as you don't go too crazy. When you get old, no amount of money will EVER make up for all the fun and memories you could have had in your 20's.
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>>27594931
Based. I’m paying $2k/month for my truck and I’m unemployed (my govt bennies pay for it).
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>>27596597
I had fun in my 20's driving honda shitboxes though.

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Welcome to the Auto Vidya General, the thread for discussing racing games and racing in games and assetto corsa lap times

last thread >>27545291

>Wiki
https://get-good.net
>Mumble
IP: mumble.get-good.net
Port: 64748
Password: 4ch
>Chat
https://chat.get-good.net
>Equipment Guide
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1uLKMbKwweUZ3QvFeNs8UeycZbDyo0McxGj7T6uTaTNo


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>>27595964
tg_chally_wally_offroad
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That's pretty funny
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>>27596014
lookz like he hit dat switch
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so is the gtomega apex discontinued or what

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Pretty much a running truck with 114,000 miles.

Should i sell it or keep it ??? I bought it for $1000 dollars
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i'll give you $50 for that pile of jap crap
over 100k? might as well take it to the scrap heap
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Sell it for 2000.buy a sedan
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>>27594939
Sell it to me so I can turn it into a compacted cubic meter of truck I can use as a table
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>>27594939
What's the engine? How's the undercarriage look?
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>>27596649(me)
I'd say keep it. You have a damn near immortal truck. The gas mileage is still decent by todays standards too. If not you can sell it for a couple grand.

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What a great car and a shame that a clean one is getting more rare/expensive.
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>>27596564
It's not a muscle car it's a parts-bin car thrown together by the accountants at nissan.
It's a G35 coupe/skyline coupe with the exact same mechanicals but slightly different body styling It's fucking embarrassing.
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>>27596572
what do you think the skyline was anon

or the silvia being the same damn car from 1989 to 2002 other than panels
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>>27596607
>what do you think the skyline was anon
Is this some kind of retard question? The rb26 was only fitted to GT-Rs and aftermarket specials like the stagea autech. The skyline GT-R was built for one purpose, to win races.
Frankly I'm puzzled why you would bring up the skyline to defend the z33 it's a losing move every time.
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>>27596564
>>27596572
embarrassing tbqhwyfamalam
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>>27596630
quarter mile times are not a denial that the z33 is a parts bin car. Z fans were expecting a new Z car but all they got was a g35 coupe/skyline coupe with uglier styling.

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2009 Prius w/ 180k for $5k. It’s the last of the generation twos, and I can do Uber with it until end of year so it pays for its new battery.
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Imagine paying $50 for an Uber ride and the driver shows up in a fucking 2009 Prius. 360 degrees and walk away.
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>>27596266
>I’d still think you’d be better off taking a part time job for $15/hr or something, rather than rack up the miles on your car, but you do you mang.
I need the flexbility just for a few months so I can focus on my business, since getting it up and running on a routine like schedule takes a lot of erratic work initially. Do you have any recommendations of where else I might look?

I fundementally disagree with Uber as a long term prospect, but it's essentially an advance on the equity in my car and untaxed income until it's due. Which in my case, could buy me enough time with the cashflow to get my business up, step my hours down, then support myself via business while graduating and job hunting. I'd appreciate any advice, made a thread here:
>>>/adv/31101929
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I went ahead and paid for the carfax too and it's clean aside from 'damaged reported' from the cat being stolen, it has a shield now.
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>>27596123
Piston rings on them are known to go bad, if it is burning 1/2 a quart every 1000 miles then it is probably not a 250k mile engine failing or causing worse issues. Not sure if the piston soak will work or not. You can also try other apps like doordash or lyft in your area and you will need to get an inspection before giving rides. Rides typically end up paying a lot better than food delivery around here. I would get seat covers, some fragrance you can spray after smelly customers and a phone mount. Don't just take any offer the app throws at you, be picky because you don't want to do one shitty 50 minute delivery for $8 when you could do 2 $12 rides in that time. Also use something like gridwise for your own mileage tracking instead of the built in apps.
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>>27596058
>oil consumption

I'd change the PCV valve first. It solved the oil consumption issue for me on my 2nd gen.

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Why do retards lower npc shitboxes like this? Is it some sort of poorfag cope?
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>>27593840
It's not that it requires skill to not scrape, but rather you have so little skill that you manage to find a way to scrape where normally developed adults with basic motor function wouldnt
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Reminder, lowering your car, installing after market wheels and blacking out your lights isn't a build.
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>>27590807
based war poster
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>>27590807
base George Lopez poster
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>>27590944
thats an XSE with (fake) quad exhaust so it has the V6, too bad tis FWD only.

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>>27596079
For a long time they were a lot cheaper than buying CD's and mechanically they didn't skip so they were better for mobile applications like cars, boats and portables. There is still quite a niche for them from the musician crowd for some reason, the last car I imported from Japan had a pretty good Sony, single DIN mini-disk head unit which I didn't have much use for but a guy I worked with who was a professional jazz musician leapt on it for 'free' like it was made of gold or something.
It's probably still on his 40ft offshore fishing vessel as best I know to this day doing tunes and tuna
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>>27596099
>because the format was popular? why else?
But why only the UK and Japan? Why not the US or RoW?
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>>27596298
because they drive on wrong side
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I'm guessing uk was a trial market also just because they were offered doesn't mean they're popular I've never seen one in a real car
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>>27596298
Mini disc didn't really come out in the US until just before the iPod did.


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