On a family trip into Manhattan when I was about 10 years old, we happened to pass a showroom displaying new and vintage models of the famed Rolls Royce.

As I gazed at their dazzling shades of paint, gleaming chrome and meticulous contours, I asked my father what kind of gas mileage cars like that got.

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