Who among you was impressed with the Jensen-Healey?
(same idea 25 years earlier)
Ulix Goettsch wrote:
> On Wed, 10 Dec 1997 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > Volkswagen is planning to re-introduce the Beetle. Rover has ordered up
> > a new Mini. The London Times today revealed that Citroen has ordered its
> > engineers to come up with a new 2CV. Can a new Sprite be far behind?
> Frankly, I don't know if I want to see it. I don't like the new Mini, if
> I was into Bugs I probably wouldn't like the new Beetle (I do). I didn't
> like some drawings of a new big Healey that I once saw.
> They take a classic shape that I hold dear and melt it while they blow at
> it from the front. Then they paint all the chrome body-color and put in
> the interior of a Taurus. They make it drive like a Honda and sound like
> a Civic. It weighs twice as much as it once did, but it has air bags,
> A/C, and ABS.
> I would be surprised if someone who really is into MGBs would buy an MGF.
> If the F didn't say MG on it, most people would probably prefer a Miata,
> Now, if the new Sprite was a rebadged Lotus Elise, that would be
> something. It almost has bugeyes too....
> Ulix __/__,__
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> '67 Sprite