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Old 01-29-2013, 03:31 PM   #16
gkirk
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Originally Posted by MyThIc3LiTe View Post
This data is statistically valid and doesn't need deeper analysis. It's pretty obvious the conclusions you can draw.

Don't see what engineering has to do with this either.
I'd be curious what else he'd want to do to it. The bias in the data is already stated - he used 5 cities. Given that and the fact that there was a decent amount of variation in between the cities, its pretty obvious that this is a sample of what is out there.

With that said, THANK YOU, OP, this is g great! Really nicely done. If I could give you a +1, i would. Why doesn't the mainstream car media do this kind of analysis? Oh, because they don't give a shit.

I'm only bummed because evidently I didn't get *that* good a price on mine. I think I was 10-12% off MSRP.

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