An Unfortunate Discovery
- Feb 17, 2006
- '12 MX-5 PRHT, '02 Freelander, '90 Disco 1 Bobtail
MXM;n3549824 said:Fantastic. I've driven one very briefly, and I recall it being a fun and eager (and very loud inside) car. It's really just the lack of a manual that leaves a slightly bad taste. Do you know if anyone has managed to do a conversion? The new fortwo has a manual, but of course an entirely different engine...
Matt2000;n3549883 said:The manumatic 'box really isn't all that bad. When in manual mode the response is pretty fast, definitely not as bad as Clarkson made it out to be in the initial review. The electric clutch actuation is interesting to watch.
Matt2000;n3549776 said:Once in the back though it suddenly seems much bigger! If I don't care about putting the roof down, the case can go here. It presses the flippy thing down which disables the roof.