Joe6pack
joe6pack
May 24
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In the 80's it was the VW Cabriolet "Bitch Bucket". Same case as it was cute and therefore disregarded - despite the fact that it was really a Mk I GTI underneath.

Feb 14
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Lots of griping on here about the Mini. People buy Minis for the same reason they buy a Lotus. Sure, they could have a Porsche, but since everyone else has a Porsche...

Feb 14
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This is a really unfair answer. I don’t have ALS, but I do have cancer (actually, maybe I no longer have it). I was diagnosed in September one week after my 49th birthday. I have four kids and am also a car guy. I went through radiation and chemo on my throat for seven weeks ending in early January. I had a neck Read more

Feb 2
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Cancer indeed sucks. I was diagnosed with tonsil cancer this past September - one week after my 49th birthday. I completed six rounds of chemo and 35 radiation treatments in early January. I have surgery scheduled in a couple of weeks to remove lymph nodes in my neck. Unfortunately, there is currently no screening for Read more

Feb 1
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Behold my mom’s 1977 Dodge Aspen wagon (not the actual car in the photo, but that’s pretty much what it looked like).

Feb 1
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Strange. According to Car and Driver, the 2019 JCW Hardtop Knights Edition weighed in at 2860 lbs. with a 6-speed. How the hell did they add almost a thousand pounds in one year?

Feb 1
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I did the opposite. I bought a 2014 Cooper S for my daughter and loved it so much that I traded in my 2017 GTI on used 2015 Cooper S F55 6-speed. I love it and it’s far from a rattle box. 

Feb 1
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That’s still no excuse for constantly insulting your readers as ignorant neanderthals living in “flyover country” who hopelessly cling to the past.

Feb 1
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Bingo. I’ve already had it out with one of their writers on Twitter for “flyover country” remarks.

Sep 28
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Maybe he can give us a review of the Uber he took to brunch.

Sep 28
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I agree everyone is entitled to their opinion and I am certainly not looking to cancel Michael. But, there's a line where it ceases to be an honest point of debate and becomes a slur.

Sep 28
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This is true. Land costs play a big part. In many states, there are no natural barriers (i.e. oceans, mountains) to development that push buildable land prices higher.

Sep 23
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This is also available for the regular Cooper S. And, it also includes a factory tune bumping the horsepower and torque as well. I plan on getting it for my F55.

Jul 16 2019
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Hey Rusty - How do you like the JCW kit? I am really thinking about it. My car is stock (2015 MCS F55) and the dealer is offering the kit for $1735 installed with chrome tips. It’s very tempting. I could go other routes for less (Borla + JB4 or NM Power Module), but I like the idea of the exclusivity. Plus, F55s Read more