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      01-14-2010, 07:55 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by HsiangHsu View Post
i dont get it.. what's the point of making a brand new engine?
Officially, the point it's fuel economy, but I suspect most of the economy comes from the new 8-speed auto (also most of the weight reduction comes from it), the real reason is...cost.