Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2002 10:20:59 -0500 From: Once was Bob <uctraingNOSPAMnopsamanet.com> Subject: Re: Any thoughts on safety?
On 27 Nov 2002 22:14:20 -0800, stafford2525nopsamo.com (Elizabeth) wrote: >but I don't know, he's being pumped full of hype >from his Dad (the ex) - "Buy American", "Safe? How about cheap?" >"It'll cost you a fortune to fix it." blah blah blah. (The man drives >an Oldsmobile Alero, what does HE know?) I can see why he's the "EX". :-) >Anyway - my self and my >husband (sons stepfather) have this great car, are ready to buy a >newer Saab, and so the timing is great - but you're right, maybe he >needs more incentive. I was hoping the pictures of crash tests and >wrecks, and stories of Saab survival would be enough to scare him into >it. My friend took his young-uns to the junk yard and had a nice walk through the recent wrecks when they got their licenses. I don't know if it mattered or not, since I used to frequent the yards as a kid and I still drove like a moron. Bob