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Sounds like you favor cheap vehicles that seemingly run forever good for you ! but may I
point out that these are very boring, slow and not sporty in any way whereas a saab at least had aspirations to be sporty and interesting to drive ! and w/ even simple modifications, can/ could be MUCH better handling & faster !
Many of us want an exiting sporty experience not to drive a car / suv w/ the driving dynamics of a 1980's Chrysler mini-van ! and i'm glad you like them but frankly, Subarus, like most japanese vehicles are very ugly IMHO !
There is a recurring theme here that most guys just want a cheap, ill handling , boring ,slow car that runs forever ! I dont ! nowdays, (at least if the green new deal advocates dont get their way ,) we continue to be offered sporty , high performance cars and SUV 's and we have bought them !it is a good time to be alive !
Now i'm not opposed to SUV the wife really wanted one so I got her one but I said it had to be a convertible and there is only ONE vert SUV in the planet a Range Rover Evoque convertible ! It IS an interesting vehicle , requiring really only a spare set of wheels w/ dedicated off road tires ( figure 20 mins to swap them out ) to be a great 4WD adventure vehicle ! it handles VERY well and will go 132 MPH ( i tested it on the way home fr the sandiego dealer where we bought it ! ) and will even go thru 50 inches of deep water !
Posts in this Thread:
- Post SAAB what to drive?, ursaw, Sat, 7 Sep 2019 18:24:00
- Been driving a Jetta..., Larry West , Fri, 27 Sep 2019 10:10:591
- I'll bite -- why not a Golf?, Cary, Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:25:26
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, BTG88, Sat, 14 Sep 2019 21:38:35
- TourX FTW!, Norm9-5, Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:36:06
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive? no it is NOT a saab !, neil dale , Mon, 16 Sep 2019 22:15:281
- Crosstour was a Honda, A1-turbo, Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:02:31
- Buick cross tour???, saabsince 93b , Sun, 15 Sep 2019 19:18:06
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, Dave The Ice Age Knave , Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:50:43
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, bobc , Thu, 12 Sep 2019 06:57:071
- Subaru Outback, Dale , Thu, 12 Sep 2019 05:40:34
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, 02 Viggen, Wed, 11 Sep 2019 18:36:38
- I think I'll try to find this first..., Scott Paterson , Tue, 10 Sep 2019 21:43:433
- Ford Focus ST or RS, Chevy SS, Unicorn, Randy Thatcher , Tue, 10 Sep 2019 08:43:53
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, steve, Tue, 10 Sep 2019 08:01:30
- Honda Civic, No Snaab, Tue, 10 Sep 2019 05:56:18
- Honda CRV, No Snaab, Tue, 10 Sep 2019 04:36:581
- Comments on feedback, ursaw, Sun, 8 Sep 2019 19:29:24
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, DE , Sun, 8 Sep 2019 07:54:46
- Same dilemma here, MI-Roger , Sun, 8 Sep 2019 06:34:28
- Hatchbacks, A1-turbo, Sun, 8 Sep 2019 05:42:061
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive? step up spend more get more, neil dale , Sat, 7 Sep 2019 23:03:18
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, bigblue15 , Sat, 7 Sep 2019 21:43:46
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, EGD , Sat, 7 Sep 2019 20:53:59
- Re: Post SAAB what to drive?, Ian Glenday , Sat, 7 Sep 2019 18:59:25
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