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Paris mayor says her city has too many SUVs, so she’s asking voters to decide on a parking fee hike


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If the parking is more than the petrol, they will just drive around until it is time to pick people back up or make two separate journeys.

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Too many SUV? What does that mayor talk about, living rich, with bodyguards and security measures all around, paid by taxes from public? In fact one would need nowadays already a heavy armored tank in most bigger European cities and their suburbs, but they are not available in the dealer's catalogs for civilians.

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The lead photo brings back fond memories of riding my motorcycle around Paris including that very same street. The roundabout surrounding the Arch de Triomphe is diabolical! And then there was the Parisian on a big Super Tenere right in front of me as we rode between the lanes of cars lofting a big wheelie on cobblestones. Kind of a two wheeled Disneyland.

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