Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 11:37:23 +0100 From: Johannes H Andersen <johsnopsamfitter.com> Subject: Re: new 9-3 Convertible
MIck X wrote: > > Johannes H Andersen wrote: > > > > Andy wrote: > > > >>yea the cockpit looks like 90's BMW style > >>i disliked most of 2003's cars (all brands)... looks weird and oddly > >>futuristic > >>what's happening, guys? where are the 80's and 90's style? those were good > >>years > > > > > > The question I always wanted to ask. Why do people buy convertibles? > Johannes > > They are fantastic and fun!!! > Driving to work on a beautiful sunny morning sets you up for the day, > driving home on a warm summer night with a beautiful girl by your side > listening to some smooth sounds or kicking the throttle on the motorway > / freeway to the rolling stones, well it just rocks. > > Great to drive, great to look at, turns heads and snug as a bug in the > winter. > > I know it sounds a bit of pose but they are great cars and help keeps > you young :) Yes, I though so. But if they are great cars, then they are not as great as their full bodied sisters: 1. Heavier 2. Body flex 3. Crash strength? 4. Hood maintenance 5. Impaired rear visibility 6. Noise penetration 7. Break ins But they do look nice.