All Blog Posts Tagged 'passing' (2)

Are drivers deliberately trying to pass your smart, too?

It's probably my imagination, but I'd swear that when drivers of SUVs or hot cars get a glimpse of my white smart they speed up and try to find a way to pass me.

The other day, a young kid literally pulled up next to me on Onondaga Hill, half of the passenger's side of his car was missing, he looked at me, put pedal to the medal, burned rubber, and I assume exceeded the 40 mph speed limit, and left me behind for 100 feet until he found himself behind a line of cars.

If I… Continue

Added by Corey Trench on February 18, 2009 at 10:00am — 12 Comments

Preserving the natural order of things

I adopted a Passion Coupe in June, and have enjoyed the entire experience. My rally red cab is due at the end of November. It's entertaining to talk to people about the car, and see their expressions when they encounter me on the road. I love the reactions friends have when they ride in the car - "it's not a cracker box, it doesn't feel small in here, it's got leather, you can get two sets of clubs in here," etc. Everyone I have encountered has been impressed, or at least amused by the car. No… Continue

Added by Robert Cordle on October 16, 2008 at 2:57pm — 1 Comment

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