Jason Camissa’s thoughts (and drive) on the Carmudgeon Podcast would seem to say that the Model S has serious competition from what is largely ex-Tesla engineers and a more mature and improved design in Lucid.
I aspire to be this guy in the next ten years... not sure our gravy train is stout enough to support an unobtanium hot rod Porsche.
This explains why my car purchases are moving backwards in years, all bought in the past 5 years. 2015 -> 2011 -> 2007 -> 1999
A huge fan of the Z4 racing platform and V8 sound...
Miata #1, a 2017 ND RF moved onto a new home with our growing family. Miata #2 is a much more economical toy
It is an excellent car still and my response was in the realm of splitting hairs. I wish I had given a stock example a go - it’s always hard to tell if modifications fundamentally alter a car in a positive or negative direction without a baseline.
I found Shift (a CA Carvana alternative) offered well over Carmax and dealerships. Sold our Mazda3 to Shift and the entire process took less than an hour!