Random Thoughts... [Automotive Edition]

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Yeah, that I would believe. It sure as f**k isn't any modern definition of compact car.
 

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It was just an observation that a lot of these SUVs most people consider "large" just aren't. They're only taller.
 

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It was just an observation that a lot of these SUVs most people consider "large" just aren't. They're only taller.
Yes, but I could probably have put a GMT800 Yukon in the same spot with less overhang into the lane than the E-series next to it. My 4R isn't even pulled all the way forward so there's more room yet.
 

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I consider my mustang to be a compact car. It certainly is compared to my F150.
 

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My Mustang had a bigger footprint than my XJ. Even on the wider offset wheels.
The XJ is practically a sub compact.

XJ: 167.5"L 69.4"W

Kia Rio Sedan: 172.6"L 67.9"W

My CJ7 is probably smaller than anything you can buy now that isn't a Smart.
 

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The GX is a compact car compared to the Genesis. Shorter and not quite as wide too, I believe.
 

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Usually the "compact" spaces I see are about length, not width or height, I can frequently park the Xterra in those spaces with room to spare.
 

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Y'all got any lamps?
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Here I've only seen "ethanol fueled car spot", which is really stupid and specific.
 

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Y'all got any lamps?
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And completely impossible to enforce in any way shape or form
Not to mention that...
BUT since we have either E100 or E27, one could say that spot only excludes EVs and Diesels 🤣
 
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