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    Made in America

    This has been the best chart I've ever seen to show where vehicles are made.

    Cars and Trucks Made in the U.S.A. - Map - Interactive Graphic - NYTimes.com



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    Re: Made in America

    Love the folks who bash the foreign companies. But a ton of them have a alot of plants in the US, where as some of the american type companies assemble theres elsewhere. Interesting. Go American, buy Honda. =)



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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Love the folks who bash the foreign companies. But a ton of them have a alot of plants in the US, where as some of the american type companies assemble theres elsewhere. Interesting. Go American, buy Honda. =)
    Honda is good enough for the Indy cars, why not buy one.


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    Re: Made in America

    I kind of wish they would give a list of the cars that are not assembled in the U.S. as well.



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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by TxCycloneFan View Post
    Honda is good enough for the Indy cars, why not buy one.

    I bought two and a mower. =)



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    Re: Made in America

    Hey, dmclone...
    Our cars are straight JDM, yo. You're such a ricer.



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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    Hey, dmclone...
    Our cars are straight JDM, yo. You're such a ricer.
    I know. I'm thinking of adding a bigger wing to the back and some stickers.


    Assembled in Mexico


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    Last edited by dmclone; 06-22-2009 at 03:57 PM.

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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    I know. I'm thinking of adding a bigger wing to the back and some stickers.
    Add some nawz and you'll be set!



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    Re: Made in America

    Also some green Volks!




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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    Also some green Volks!

    Come on now, green rims add upwards of 50whp!



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    Re: Made in America

    Good stuff. Used to care about "buying American", but I started to put a premium on quality.



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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    Also some green Volks!

    Sweet new wheels on the whip, eh?



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    Re: Made in America

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    I know. I'm thinking of adding a bigger wing to the back and some stickers.


    Assembled in Mexico


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    Saturn Vue
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    That explains why my door panels keep falling off.


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