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      02-20-2013, 11:54 PM   #23
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lol some of you are the reason why the raping will continue.

Who cares if its not a huge monthly cost increase, we are still being ripped off.
perhaps, but it's simple econ. people will drive less, shift to hybrid or electric cars, ride bikes etc.

i definitely don't just get into a car and drive somewhere like it's free (was a little more like that 10 yrs ago)
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      04-12-2013, 11:49 PM   #24
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lol some of you are the reason why the raping will continue.

Who cares if its not a huge monthly cost increase, we are still being ripped off.
You're being ripped off on alcohol, bottled water, juice, and soda.
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No offense guys, but your whining about the current 4-5 US$ per gallon is just cute.

I filled up yesterday for 8,45 US$ per gallon.
Gotta love the good olī europe fossil fuel tax-rape.
But if I could not afford this I would own a small diesel car. Or ride my bicycle to work.

If a price increase of 30% for fuel does effect your financial situation that hard, you should reconsider if driving a "premium" brand vehicle is the right thing for you.
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teslas right now are like first gen plasma tvs. they'll get cheaper.
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Oh that's cute. Paying around $8.65US/g here in Hong Kong. My last fill up for my FX was $180usd lol. You guys have it good there.
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I love living 1.5 miles away from work.. 3 minute drive from start to stop..
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Oh that's cute. Paying around $8.65US/g here in Hong Kong. My last fill up for my FX was $180usd lol. You guys have it good there.
HOLY!!
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      04-13-2013, 06:44 PM   #30
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I don't think anyone is "whinning" we are just commenting on the fast increase in price. Yet you guys post with pride that you overpay for gas lmao.
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      04-15-2013, 06:26 AM   #31
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This is the reason to have a Harley or some other 2 wheeler. Fill ups are only $12 and it lasts 200 miles. Living in the south FTW
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Yet you guys post with pride that you overpay for gas lmao.
it isn't with pride.. and they don't choose to overpay.
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I love living 1.5 miles away from work.. 3 minute drive from start to stop..
One downside to such a short commute is that your car's engine doesn't get up to operating temperature before it is shut off again.
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One downside to such a short commute is that your car's engine doesn't get up to operating temperature before it is shut off again.
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it isn't with pride.. and they don't choose to overpay.
I think Comet should inform the boards how much he pays over in Beirut...that should send all the haters into a tailspin about how much they are getting ripped off.
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