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      01-07-2013, 04:20 PM   #80
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Originally Posted by aajami View Post
My point exactly. 20 years ago these cars weren't 182 inches in length. Is that the new standard for "compact" cars?
Ask the EPA I guess? They classify them by internal volume and the 3er is a "compact" by their definition.

http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/bycla...lassList.shtml
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car_cla...cation_methods
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