Best taste in the industry. I say that because that's all the weirdo shit I'd buy if I was in the position. »
Chris Harris beat you to the contrarian, knee-jerk anti-Miata thing by a few years. He made a more nuanced, emotional, and less performance-by-numbers argument as well. »
For years they will tease a gorgeous design study. The finalized production version will look damn near as good. The media and enthusiasts will drool.
Then it'll be released with half-baked tuning and handle like a shed on wheels.
This is the Alfa way. »
Tampa Bay is a plastic pill town for evertan retirees, hillbillies, McMansion enthusiasts, and is literally the worst place I have ever been. Detroit has seen better days but has more soul and history than that humid, dank, city-sized strip club/strip mall/prescription pill paradise will ever have. »
Cobb AccessPort Stage 1 tune and no other mods I can hit just under 5 seconds to 60 if I'm brutal with the clutch in my '06 Legacy Outback XT 5M. In-gear passing is what's most impressive about it though. Good luck finding a nice one under $10k. »
This mirrors what a lot of the European press says. Quick, tidy handling, competent and utterly soporific in fine VW style. »