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Old 03-24-2012, 06:43 AM   #1
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Floyd likes Fords

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Give me a Taurus and I'll make a motorhome out of it!

Geez Floyd, did Ford ever make anything you don't like?
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Old 03-24-2012, 06:51 AM   #2
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Geez Floyd, did Ford ever make anything you don't like?

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Old 03-24-2012, 11:28 AM   #3
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Floyd probably doesn't like the Focus, I have yet to drive a good one.
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Old 03-24-2012, 03:43 PM   #4
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Geez Floyd, did Ford ever make anything you don't like?
What's not to like? I've still have a Pinto, one of the ten best cars ever made! IMAO.
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Floyd probably doesn't like the Focus, I have yet to drive a good one.
You never drove a Focus SVT.
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Floyd, with a spokesman like you, Fords future is secure.
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Old 03-24-2012, 04:05 PM   #7
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What's not to like? I've still have a Pinto, one of the ten best cars ever made! IMAO.
Floyd you crack me up! They shoot horses dont they? In 1971 Time declared it the worst car of the year & they admit that there was nothing really wrong with it other than it liked to go up in flames.....
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Floyd you crack me up! They shoot horses dont they? In 1971 Time declared it the worst car of the year & they admit that there was nothing really wrong with it other than it liked to go up in flames.....
True, but it kept Ralph Nader employed after the demise of the Corvair.
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I know!
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I know what happened to the trailer!

It was hitched to a FORD!!! (sorry Floyd - I have very poor impulse control and I couldn't help it!! )
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Gawd! I love the handshake agreement. There's something really upclose and personal about it.
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I know!
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I know what happened to the trailer!

It was hitched to a FORD!!! (sorry Floyd - I have very poor impulse control and I couldn't help it!! )
What?...The Ford pulled it in half? Too much power!
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Old 03-25-2012, 08:41 AM   #12
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Floyd you crack me up! They shoot horses dont they? In 1971 Time declared it the worst car of the year & they admit that there was nothing really wrong with it other than it liked to go up in flames.....
The Citation and the Corvair were both "Car of the year"... magazine writers think "bore and stroke" is something you do to readers.
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I believe the Corvair was Chevys answer to the Bug and the Citation, Chevys answer to the Rabbit? Or was it the K car?
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I believe the Corvair was Chevys answer to the Bug and the Citation, Chevys answer to the Rabbit? Or was it the K car?
Corvair was Chevy's attempt at a Porsche,
and the X-Body....
only 18 months from idea to production, something like 50 recalls in the first model year. The steering column could actually tear out of the firewall.
It was a rush to compete which with Japaneze front drive cars which helped to reenforce their exaggerated image of superior quality.
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