One of these nearly ran me off the road on the way home from work one day. I've become somewhat fixated on them ever since.
it looks like a overgrown kids toy on steriods
carlomarx said:Now THAT's a dumb-looking car. It's like a pet rock-- you think it's cool because THEY tell you it is. Open your eyes, everyone! The Mini Cooper is ugly!
Sorry to offend, but I feel like the president (MY president, that is, Charleton Heston) in Soylent Green on this Mini issue. "It's people! ...Soylent Green is people! ...It's ugly! The Mini is ugly!"
Or maybe I'm the delusional one. Maybe.
carlomarx said:and I LOVE the previously mentioned waterproof interior.
BKM said:Since their market is 17-25 year olds, I understand, and you guys are all immortal (sorry, young un's), maybe that's not as big of a factor.
BKM said:I just wonder how well the Element drives. It looks like it would be as unstable as the proverbial bread van. And, EG's interesting note about side impact test failures is a major caveat. Since their market is 17-25 year olds, I understand, and you guys are all immortal (sorry, young un's), maybe that's not as big of a factor.