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10 things you need to know about the auto biz if you're shopping for a new car | The Columbus Dis...

There are 4 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Jul 9, 2011, titled 10 things you need to know about the auto biz if you're shopping for a new car | The Columbus Dis.... In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

Crossover SUVs, such as the Honda Pilot, mean more profit for automakers because they are built on a car frame rather than a truck platform.

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Mike

Columbus, OH

#3 Jul 9, 2011
"The $500 option you want will cost you $2,000."

One guy's solution to this manufacturer money grab:

http://iamthecarczar.blogspot.com/2009/02/car...
liner

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Jul 9, 2011
Mike wrote:
"The $500 option you want will cost you $2,000."
One guy's solution to this manufacturer money grab:
http://iamthecarczar.blogspot.com/2009/02/car...
LOL! Good read, thanks.
Common Sense

Miamisburg, OH

#5 Jul 10, 2011
Unless you really need the handling, towing and off road capabilities of a crossover or SUV, dont spend the extra money. If you just want more cargo room you can buy a truck or some minivans for less.
liner

Brooklyn, NY

#6 Jul 10, 2011
Common Sense wrote:
Unless you really need the handling, towing and off road capabilities of a crossover or SUV, dont spend the extra money. If you just want more cargo room you can buy a truck or some minivans for less.
That's why I miss station wagons.

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