|Last fall, television stations carried a 60-second ad for Audi's A6 car. The opening images showed a pitted, potholed American road while the voice-over gloomily intoned, 'Across the nation, over 100,000 miles of highways and bridges are in disrepair.' Fear not, said the voice; Audi's smart gizmos would help. The spot's message was clear: Roads in the United States are now so bad, you need a foreign car to negotiate them.
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