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Tailgating's best: Cars.com rates top vehicles for football fans

GasBuddy Blog -- While many of us really can't sink our teeth into football season until after the Yankees win the World Series, others are more than ready to shift their attention to college and pro football and the joy of beating the point spread.

And for those football fanatics, Cars.com has come up with its list of top cars for the 2012 tailgating season. This is serious business. Even high school football (bowl games) have recorded attendance records of more than 45,000 so it's safe to say that football and tailgating are two things we hold sacred.

Which vehicle is the absolute best of the best for tailgating?

Cars.com says it's the 2012 Honda Odyssey. "The ultimate tailgating machine. Packed full of fan-friendly features...


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Submitted Sep 29, 2012 By: PD
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 12:01:27 AM

not everyone is a football fan.
garywa01
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2012 8:54:49 AM

and now for Hockey tailgate?
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 9:26:52 PM

repeat ....
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 1:21:56 PM

Are we still tail gating, that is against the rules you know, or not??????
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 12:11:58 PM

Repeat
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old
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:15:22 AM

Yesrerdays news!
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:10:04 AM

Full-size Chevy van!
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:09:13 AM

Or an old ambulance that you can repaint to say Fanbulance. That's always a crowd-pleaser.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:07:38 AM

PD must not be much of a football fan if he is going to wait for the Yankees to win the World Series. They haven't got the pitching to do the job.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:07:20 AM

I say pickup truck because you can haul your industrial grill on a trailer. My neighbor does that.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:06:12 AM

silly
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:05:49 AM

Old news!
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:04:50 AM

as I said yesterday, tailgating is pickup truck and boomboxes with a barbie.
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And???
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:03:25 AM

This has got to be a slow news day (no make that a slow news week) when this irrelevant article hangs around as long as it has
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My Lexus beats them all.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:02:14 AM

old story
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:00:53 AM

Okay
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 11:00:21 AM

What is this, like the THIRD day this story has appeared? Time to retire it. Get cracking on another story!
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:59:52 AM

And yet again.
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Interesting
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too old of news
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:59:11 AM

This is very old news....
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old news
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:56:06 AM

Really, but I am sure there are diehards out there who will find this article very informative, LOL
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:55:44 AM

Best tailgating is done at home, and then you have a great seat - since the camera moves down the field.

Plus you don't have to drive to the game, fight the crowds, etc.
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Ya gotta wonder sometimes, is Gasbuddy filling space????
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:53:07 AM

Interesting but would not influence my decision on what type of vehicle to buy
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:52:41 AM

time for some new news
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Unbelievable. Third day for this one!!
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Old news.
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:48:24 AM

Déjà vu
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Livingroom
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Still?
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2012 10:46:07 AM

Another re-post of another ancient article. I cannot believe that there were 55 people who pumped this up. I wonder how the poster managed to pump this up all by themself.



[Edited by: JimL1 at 10/1/2012 10:48:33 AM EST]
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ok
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Interesting
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old
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ok
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The Honda Odyssey? I don't know too many guys that would be impressed if I rolled up in a Honda Odyssey.
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Not only old post but what does this have to do with gas?
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Is this important to gas prices?
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wow this is important information....
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Old Story
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old news
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So?
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Yawn.
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Why is it that all these articles from PD of GB stay on the home page? Let's move on............
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Seems to me a 17 ft. moving truck would have more room
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already seen this...
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