Love the look, performance, feel, and
gas mileage of the car. Very fun to
drive (and I'm coming from a recent
model BMW). Only criticism is what
others have mentioned: mysterious
rattles that can be very annoying.
Otherwise it is a great car.
Handling is excellent, mileage is good,
has SUV qualities but fits into a tight
Eliminate the rattles. Do away with
the tape player (who needs it in 2004?
You can't even buy tapes anymore) and
add an outside temp guage instead.
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