Full Disclosure: Cadillac wanted my opinion on the 2001 Eldorado ETC so much so that they sold one new to a guy in Florida, who sold it to my dad’s neighbor, who drove it for about 7 years and then wrecked it, drove it another 6 months then sold it to us as a project car. Needless to say it had seen better days.
Full Disclosure: Mazda wanted me to drive this thing so badly that they made it an attractive enough FWD mid-size car that my brother chose one as his first vehicle.
Well, as of about 4pm CST, my brother is the proud owner of a 2008 Mazda6 Sedan. It’s the 6i, so 2.3L I4 hooked up to a 5-speed with 3 pedals, just as God intended. Pictures will come after it’s had a wash and wax, but I drove it the ~220 miles home from Tulsa and enjoyed it. Review coming soon, but for now we’ll just…
Well, thanks to Party-vi I now have authorship here on Oppo. For my inaugural post I felt like discussing the thing I’ve been dealing with for the past couple of weeks - car shopping.