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Old 11-22-2019, 9:33am   #1
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Apparently, this is not a joke...


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Old 11-22-2019, 9:37am   #2
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It's hideous.
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Make's the Pontiac Aztek look beautiful.
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Make's the Pontiac Aztek look beautiful.
I had to check the calendar, I thought it was April 1st for a minute.
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and not quite as bullet proof as they said.

https://www.foxnews.com/auto/massive...sla-cybertruck
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I kinda like it.
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I kinda like it.
Tesla is taking $100 refundable deposits, if you want to reserve one. Allegedly, they'll start building them in 2021, which is when you'll be able to complete your configuration. Deliveries should start in 2022.
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That's what happens when you let your long lost brother design a car.

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It's a good thing that Teslas self combust. Saves the trouble of actually doing work to burn that abomination. I thought the Pontiac Aztec, or perhaps the AMC Gremlin were the ugliest vehicles ever. It appears we have a new challenger.
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. I thought the Pontiac Aztec, or perhaps the AMC Gremlin were the ugliest vehicles ever.
AMC Pacer ?
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Kinda looks like a prop from the set of Bladerunner.
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Old 11-22-2019, 2:47pm   #13
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Why change. The rest of his cars are ugly so may as well make the truck ugly to.
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Kinda looks like a prop from the set of Bladerunner.

Sort of appropriate I guess. The original Bladerunner was set in 2019.
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Tesla is taking $100 refundable deposits, if you want to reserve one. Allegedly, they'll start building them in 2021, which is when you'll be able to complete your configuration. Deliveries should start in 2022.
But with my username, it would be awesome.
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But with my username, it would be awesome.
Reserve yours now.

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Old 11-22-2019, 6:34pm   #17
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Kinda looks like a prop from the set of Bladerunner.
Blade Runner 2049.
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Old 11-22-2019, 9:21pm   #18
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Looks like they tried to do an episode of "Nailed it" with this as the objective..... but failed

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To quote Kramer, "Look away, I'm hideous".

And the bullet proof glass. So, no one tested it before the unveiling. Dumbass'.
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To quote Kramer, "Look away, I'm hideous".

And the bullet proof glass. So, no one tested it before the unveiling. Dumbass'.
I'd bet a dollar they tested it before the unveiling. They set up microscopic cracks from the "in house" testing and when they hit it again for the unveiling, it failed.

A local company makes some of the windows for the stealth fighters and bombers. They test X numbers of pieces out of the lot but any piece tested is NOT shipped for use and it is stressed by the impact.
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