Yesterday’s comments of note
A few of the comments that stood out to us yesterday:
“Would this automobile be suited for a daily 8 mile drive to get my newspaper? Oh, I live in the country and our dirt road is rather twisty with a fair number of off camber turns, short hills, lots of soft dirt and gravel, a short shallow water crossing, and almost no other cars at any given time. Just curious..”
“I own 2 Miata’s, one ’95 and a ’97, both 1.8 NA’s. They are so much fun to drive. Funny thing is, most people see them as “hairdressers” cars, but people that have driven them know they are so well balanced and fun to drive. Sure, they’re not as powerful as a 911, but how often can you drive a 911 on the top of it’s performance…? I drive my Miata’s daily, and rev them to 7k RPM all the time, having little drifts in the corners and enjoying the hell out of them, without going lethal and…”
“Great looking car. In my youth I had a 76 280z in this color scheme, inside and out. I bought it in the early 1980’s with 107k miles on it. Sold it 3 years later with 123k for the same price. The biggest change in the car while I owned it was how much more rust it had.
These are really enjoyable and reliable cars. This one looks particularly nice. IIRC the 2.8 made about 145 horses which made the car a nice performer for the time and a lot of fun to drive. I always loved the view of the…”
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October 13, 2018 at 07:27PM