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  1. Anything Auto
    Read the complete article on all 11 Future Hybrids at AutoGuide.com
  2. The Showroom
    Coming home from Central Oregon to the Valley. Loaded down with crap from the 5 day weekend trip, and after climbing the Sisters Pass....
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I have my blown K04 back and it's at a local turbo shop (Alamo industries). I'm trying to figure out what to do with it. A new CHRA is going to take 8-12 weeks so that's out of the question for now. I spoke to Jerry at gpopshop and he indicated that they could rebuild a K04 to include a...
  4. Anything Auto
    WTF... So Chevy managed to squeeze in this tiny, itty-bitty electric engine somewhere into this over sized behemoth of a car, taped few bullshit commercials showing it in some woods being all green, and people buy into it! WTF? The car still gets a horrible gas mileage! 19-20 mpg highway? I...
  5. Anything Auto
    I don't get Chrysler. If you're dead set on creating a fuel efficient Hyrbrid, you don't do it on pump gas with more larger cylinders. You do it with less cylinders and diesel fuel. High torque, low heat, better life and improved efficiency. With the new diesel technology I don't understand...
  6. Anything Auto
    :lol: You just can't make this stuff up. I wasn't sure whether to put this in the Black Hole or Anything Auto, but since it came from the automotive/business section of a publication, here it is in AA. I guess the auto designers will have to go back to the drawing board on this one and do a...
  7. Anything Auto
    ... I've stooged around the Net but wondered if anyone had some informed input. I'd REALLY love one and it burns my bum that they're not available. cheahs!
  8. Anything Auto
    Diesels better than hybrids, VW chief says Jan 06, 2005 The Detroit News Volkswagen AG Chief Executive Bernd Pischetsrieder challenged the auto industry's emerging penchant for gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles, saying diesel cars and trucks are a better way to curb pollution and fuel use. VW...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am new to the Game I just got a 2000 passat and am lookin to make mods I want to get the performavce of a diverter valve but I still want the t cool sound blow offs make what should I do?
  10. Anything Auto
    I am very interested in the new powertrain technology, esp the gas/electric hybrids. It's the 21'st century, for cryin' out loud, and it's about time the vehicles were catching up. I am also somewhat of a conservationist, not necessarily to save the earth (although that's a good enough...
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