Value is not a meaningless word to me
and I translate it into my word with
virtually everything. When it comes to
autos, the Acura TV and CL simply beat
the competition hands down. The BMW,
the Lexus, the Audi and Volvo want to
compete but they fall short in drive,
fit and finish and performance. The CL
could be light years ahead with so
little attention on the part of
designers. Why create a car that wins
the VALUE competition yet let some
other areas fall so short?
The style is calm, reserved and not so
angular as to think you are driving
something designed by comic book
artists. The MPG is extraordinary...I
got 31.7 on one 400 mile stretch of
Interstate. Under hood access is great
for the weekend tinkerer.
Add larger side mirrors. Get rid of
cheap plastic latches, hooks, hinges,
etc. Add real wood and drop the
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