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Old 02-24-2006, 07:33 PM
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The way it should be!

http://www.caranddriver.com/article....ticle_id=10682

Nice to see an american company getting good publicity!
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What happened to the Ridgeline? So much for the "truck of the year". Good to see C&D didn't fall for it like Motor Trend did.
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Motor Trend's award is for new or substantially redesigned vehicles and C&D is for the best vehicle regardless of whether it is new or not. The F150 is in it's 3rd. year and wouldn't be eligible with Motor Trend.
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No, C&D is only open to new/redesigned and the previous years winner, not every single model.
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Ummmm...the ridge line was and is this biggest joke of a pickup truck ever...thats why. lol Honda should really stick to what they do best, cars and light suvs
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I know that, which is why I was being sarcastic about it.
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im sure you did....if you were seriusly upset about it not being the truck of the year you sure wouldnt be part of this site. I was joking around, and tryed not to aim that comment to mock anyone and im sorry if it seemed that way. I have to watch how i word what i type alot lol
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The Honda Pilot is a "Large" SUV?
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i sed light SUV...lol
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atleast someone has some sence,

although the honda ridgeline really did deserve to win.............Click the image to open in full size.
oh it hurt so bad to type that.
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they should have a whole new vote on best truck....this on aside from ford. Everyone knows fords best... this one will be for the runner up. lol they should just automatic;y leave ford out in this tuff, cuase itl always win
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