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Old 06-14-2012, 07:56 PM
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Default Re: Looking for a New Car. Drummers' Advice Wanted

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Originally Posted by keep it simple View Post
Nobody does diesel in the US. I'm not sure why. The fuelling infrastructure's there.

I've had two Honda CRV's, & they're superb practical luggers, if not a little uninspiring to look at. Super reliable though, & economical too, in diesel form especially. Doh, forgot the diesel option thing again ;)
Diesel is becoming more common here, but still unpopular because of the tax system. Gas tax usually makes gasoline a bit cheaper than diesel (opposite of most of Europe where diesel taxes are lower than gas)
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