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Old 11-20-2008, 01:52 PM   #1
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YUGO is no more...

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27809108/?GT1=43002

as of today, yugo announces, they will no longer produce cars in serbia.
Anybody remeber, these funny little cars in the US in the 80's??
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Old 11-20-2008, 01:53 PM   #2
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I think a bail out is in order!
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Old 11-20-2008, 01:55 PM   #3
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Ya, I remember them. Kind of a joke. They were cheap to buy, but most used cars were a better deal.
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Old 11-20-2008, 01:56 PM   #4
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yeah. but the former soviet car manufacterer(sp?), was seen as a great asset to the yugoslavian people. but i can tell you i would never own one.
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Old 11-20-2008, 01:58 PM   #5
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Hubby's girlfriend before me had one, and I drove one once when I was selling cars (it was a trade-in)--I really thought that I was going to put my foot through the floor when I pushed the clutch down, and it would NOT get out of first gear. I had to cross four lanes of heavy traffic VERY quickly in first gear. The engine was not happy, but I made it. Hubby and I used to joke that they made Yugos out of old Granada doors.
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Old 11-20-2008, 02:01 PM   #6
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hahaha. i bet i could bench a yugo. me and some buddys picked up a smart car and moved it sideways in a parking space, while it was parked next to two cars.
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Old 11-20-2008, 02:21 PM   #8
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In the late eighties someone gave my mom a Yugo for free. I drove it once and told her to give it back.
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Old 11-28-2008, 03:13 PM   #9
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I remember when I was in High School there was a dealership in Columbus that was getting rid of their Yugo franchise. They where selling them literally buy one get one free. A friend of mine bought 2 of them and ended up using the second car for nothing but parts for the first one. The car ran for about 2 and a half years then died. When he graduated he literally left them both in the apartment when he moved out.
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Old 11-28-2008, 04:49 PM   #10
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I remember them................we used to say YUGO-----you go this way the car goes that way. Cuase they would just about fall aprt around you driving down the road.

We would call them YU don't Go's!
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Old 11-28-2008, 06:44 PM   #11
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We would call them YU don't Go's!

And NOGOs too around here! LOL!

or "Sometimes YUGO and sometimes you don't"

Brings back memories of my youth...lol!
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