Orange County is in the southwestern state of California, USA. County is the next smaller division/region within a state. The city I live in (Lake Forest) is 60 miles south of Los Angeles and around 65 miles north of the city of San Diego. Orange county is located between Los Angeles and San Diego counties along the western coast.
My niece was living in San D. 7 yrs ago, married to a naval officer who was serving in an air craft carrier in the Arabian Gulf during the first Iraq war. Had seen videos of air craft carrier entering San D. It's fantastic. Carriers like those CANNOT come into port of Melbourne because of the narrow entrance to our Port Phillip Bay.
We've discussed smart motorways on the forum before. Looks like people are waking up to how bad they are:
BBC News - MP Sarah Champion calls for end of 'smart motorways'
It's also extremely worrying when you read statements like...
Of course they don't know/can't value
all the fun filled miles of beating mustangs/hellcats/chargers/challengers/vettes
of the Supercharger/Headers/LSD/ECU tune, etc
Bought 12 years ago for $70000. A little depreciation is expected...but $7440?
FRANKFURT -- Mercedes-Benz is considering adding more plug-in hybrids to its AMG performance-car lineup, as the automaker seeks to balance consumer demand for roaring combustion power with government pressure to meet stricter emissions rules.
Fleet customers of the brand have responded well to...