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doublechili 09-25-2014 10:27 AM

This story touches on both subprime lending and (tangentially) "autonomous" cars: "[B]efore they can drive off the lot, many subprime borrowers like Ms. Bolender must have their car outfitted with a so-called starter interrupt device, which allows lenders to remotely disable the ignition. Using the GPS technology on the devices, the lenders can also track the cars’ location and movements." http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/09/...ving-that-car/ Subprime borrowers today, everyone in the future....

Jacky Barren 12-06-2014 12:26 AM

All top of the line parts (details to follow).* Car was built by Tee’s custom in Florida in 2003.* It was their 8th conversion and a plaque from Tees is included.* Google “Focus V8 Tees”.* In the photos, Feb 2003, you can see my Dad (his project) top row third from right.* Plus you can see the car in other photos.


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