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You could be on to something, JQ. Sure "The End" has been predicted over many consecutive years, but I don't think even those people had in mind the looming shadow of a very real double-dip recession, nearly flat-lined economy, 18% effective unemployment, cash-broke govt, and a credit rating downgrade when they predicted "hard times" up ahead. We're pretty much on the ropes as a country. Wouldn't take much in the way of an additional incidental disaster to blow that neck artery wide open. There's pretty much no headroom left to shrug-off the unexpected like we would have done easily before. In that kind of environment, nobody is looking to buy something like a "Challenger", unless to fulfill some sort of bucket list before it is all over.
09 Challenger R/T automatic...4 tires, stick-on convex mirror, seats
I may not use the full 370 hp that often, but bolting out of the gate with a ready 170 hp and the roar of a v8 definitely puts a smile on my face day after day, mile after mile. It's not such a big number, rather how soon that number emerges.
v8 is #winning
v8 is America
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