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I take it you have never driven a Civic SI?

Ford's "muscle" is garbage until you get in the expensive stuff. At that price there are a lot better cars.

Lol, fords, lincolns, and mercuries are the WORST cars in ANY price range. Not only do they have really crappy performance, but everything is made so cheaply its unbelievable. Its really amazing that they are still in business.
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Lol, fords, lincolns, and mercuries are the WORST cars in ANY price range. Not only do they have really crappy performance, but everything is made so cheaply its unbelievable. Its really amazing that they are still in business.
It is all about your rep my friend. If people thinks Fords are good then by god they will get a Ford no matter how bad they may be.
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I take it you have never driven a Civic SI?

Ford's "muscle" is garbage until you get in the expensive stuff. At that price there are a lot better cars.



And what does that have to do with the technology?

I've driven a Civic Si, fun car, but muscle?...HAHAHAHA! my goodness boy if you think Civic Si is muscle...I feel bad for you. You'd probably crap your pants if you drove my Twin turbo 300ZX.

Ford's Reliability is actually coming up very well.

http://wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2008...rssnyt&emc=rss

they're number 8 and well above the industry average. And lookie there, Mercury beat Honda.

You get a lot of bang for your buck with a Mustang GT, 300HP for under 30K and with a few bolt on mods you go quick fast. This is a computer forum, not a car forum...maybe you guys should stick with what you know.

On another note, I don't know why these third party companies care about putting Intel and ATI badges on their boxed. "oh noes Ink costs skyrocketed"
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I've driven a Civic Si, fun car, but muscle?...HAHAHAHA! my goodness boy if you think Civic Si is muscle...I feel bad for you. You'd probably crap your pants if you drove my Twin turbo 300ZX.

Ford's Reliability is actually coming up very well.

http://wheels.blogs.nytimes.com/2008...rssnyt&emc=rss

they're number 8 and well above the industry average. And lookie there, Mercury beat Honda.

You get a lot of bang for your buck with a Mustang GT, 300HP for under 30K and with a few bolt on mods you go quick fast. This is a computer forum, not a car forum...maybe you guys should stick with what you know.

On another note, I don't know why these third party companies care about putting Intel and ATI badges on their boxed. "oh noes Ink costs skyrocketed"
I still prefer 300 HP from a 2.5 liter engine in an imported car instead of some domestic crap that gives me 300 hp from 5.4 liters.....

Even flagship cars in america suck. Dodge has an 8.3 liter engine that does what? 500HP?

Come on.... Why do you need 8 liters? To some tech research and try pulling 722 HP from 5.5 liters. Thats what I call muscle.


And your right, this is a computer forum, but there are quite a few car enthusiasts here... such as myself... except Im rather biased if you havent noticed yet

for the reccord: Civic SI 200hp can outpace most American sports cars. its a damn good deal considering you can smash the gas and still pull of DOUBLE DIGIT gas mileage. lul.
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Quote:Not neccesarily, it is good for pricing, it keeps things competitive and suppresses monopolization, that is, if the government doesn't get in bed with Intel.

How do you know the Goverments not already???
    
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Until Phenom, AMD used to name their cores after cities.
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