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Re: Roadster Psychology

To: Bob Donahue <>
Subject: Re: Roadster Psychology
From: Bill Saidel <>
Date: Tue, 31 May 2005 09:52:07 -0400 (EDT)
Of course. Especially the sounds, but the transformation goes two ways:
I always feel better after taking my B out with the top down.

Wish I looked better like the B does without its top, though.

On Mon, 30 May 2005, Bob Donahue wrote:

> Finally put the hood down on the B for the first time this year. We had a
> colder than normal May, and on top of that I had one of those colds that hangs
> on forever. I've always marveled at how the car is transformed with the hood
> down, kind of like the caterpillar and the butterfly. Now for sure the car
> looks better with the top down. But it also seems quieter, faster, better
> handling. Even the brakes and transmission seem to work better with the top
> down. Now I know this can't be true, but it really feels that way. Anyone else
> get this sensation?
> Bob Donahue (Still Stuck in the '50s)
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