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Old 12-22-2007, 05:47 PM
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Originally Posted by powerrodsmike
I remember those...70's conspicuous consumption for the middle class at it's finest

., It just goes to show ya, there is nothing truly "new" ...It's all been done before.

Later, mikey
I read once that the last TRUE inovation was the automatic transmission (almost 60 years ago!).

I remember a few years ago being at the San Francisco auto show with a bunch of people standing around a new BMW watching the boot open up and the top fold into it. I said out loud, "Cool, just like the fifties and sixties Ford Thunderbird!"

There improvements, but few inovations.

Brian
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