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<div><div style="font-size:162%;border:none;margin: 0;padding:.1em;color:#000">[[Image:Christmasbellscleanedsmaller.png|right]][[Image:WikiXmas.png|left]]Welcome to [[Wikicars:about|Wikicars]]</div> A collaborative guide about cars and all things [[automobile|automotive]].  We're growing very fast and so far we are zipping past {{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} car-ticles.<br>Please help us by improving our articles. As a wiki-site, we are always under construction. [[Wikicars:about|Learn more]].<br><br>'''<center><small><span style="color:White;">Wikicars would like to wish you all a Happy Holidays. Bring on a 2011 full of great cars!</span></small></center>'''<br>
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<div><div style="font-size:162%;border:none;margin: 0;padding:.1em;color:#000">Welcome to [[Wikicars:about|Wikicars]]</div> A collaborative guide about cars and all things [[automobile|automotive]].  We're growing very fast and so far we have {{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} articles. [[Wikicars:about|Learn more]].<br>
 
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The '''Mercedes-Benz C-Class''' is a line of entry-level [[compact luxury sedan]] [[automobile]]s produced by [[Mercedes-Benz]]. The C-Class was first introduced in 1993 as a replacement for the 190 range. It was the most affordable model in the Mercedes lineup until the arrival of the A-Class in 1998. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is built at Mercedes-Benz factories in the German towns of Sindelfingen and Bremen. The very first C-Class sedan was produced on June 1, 1993 and the second generation C-Class rolled off the assembly line on July 18, 2000. The third generation (W204) has been available for sale since early 2007 as a 2008 year model <small>([[Mercedes-Benz C-Class|more...]])</small>
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The '''Chevrolet Vega''' is a [[subcompact car|subcompact]], four passenger [[automobile]] produced by the [[Chevrolet]] division of [[General Motors]] for the 1971–1977 model years.
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Designed from scratch by a GM corporate design team headed by [[Ed Cole]], the Vega was brought to production by Chevrolet in only two years, offered in two-door body-styles: Notchback Sedan, Hatchback Coupe, Kammback Wagon, and Panel Express. The Vega engine is an aluminum-block <small>([[Chevrolet Vega|more...]])</small>
 
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