Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2006 19:04:19 GMT From: - Bob - <uctraingnospamanet.com> Subject: Re: Another BMW driver who fits the stereotype!
On Mon, 20 Nov 2006 12:12:17 -0500, Fred W <Malt_Houndnospamm-me-not*yahoo.com> wrote: >- Bob - wrote: >> Apologies in advance to Fred W, who is a non-stereotypical BMW >> driver... now onto my rant: >> > >Apology accepted. ;-) > >Besides, I'm becoming less of a BMW driver as time goes on. At one >point I had 3 BMW cars and one BMW motorcycle. Now I'm down to just one >in the house, a '95 325i 5 speed. Certainly not state of the art >Bavarian. But I still drive the same as before anyway. Which is to say >not like your stereo-typical example > >OTOH, I am enjoying my '03 SAAB Vector (aka Aero) immensely and my >daughter bought an '03 9-3 Arc. Why the slight shift in marque? I'm >getting my kicks on 2 wheels more often these days... You know, it's funny, BMW motorcycle drivers are (again stereotypically) the exact opposite of BMW auto drivers. Conservative, careful, and best of all: the quietest bikes on the market. What sound it does make is music to the ears of any engine fan. If I was buying a bike and I could afford it, it would be BMW all the way. But, I'm still pissed at the guy who almost put me in the hospital with his overly aggressive stereotypical driving!