We know not everyone is a smart buyer. That 24K acquisition cost would have
paid for ALL of his gas for the Hummer for two years. He would have been
ahead the cost of whatever gas he uses in the Prius for the next two years
Yeah, that's lame. Take a $130K truck with a diesel and get a $24K car. Go
I'm seriously looking at a used 1980s mercedes 300d or 300sd.
Now, if I buy one and use some variation of WVO to power it, I'd save well
over $2K in gas the first year in just commuting. (I'd keep the Avalanche
to drive with the family.) Since a used 300d or 300sd goes for between
$1000 and $4000, I'd be ahead really quick.
In addition, I get to not use blood oil from Venezuela, Saudi Arabia or
Nigeria in the process. I know it isn't a blip on the oil companies' radar
screen, but at least it might be my stake.
In addition, I get to keep the comfy truck for pleasure driving, camping and
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