January 21, 2013 by EthanAllen2076
Think cars had class in the 50’s? Think those early mustangs and ‘vettes have lost some of their curb appeal? Remember when cars in the 70s and 80s had 3/8″ chromed steel bumpers? No airbags, and maybe seat belts? Think cars are safer now?
I believe the car you drive says a lot about the driver. Whether you are actively making a choice, or going along with the crowd…you are telling your soul secrets.
In writing this, I must warn all readers, that my Ford F-350 has an affinity for Toyota Priuses (priusses, Priae? PRIUSss…see the problem?), SMRT CARS (think Homer Simpson), and Echos…
I think if I were in the industry, I would name the next generation compact car a “skid mark” or “speed bump.”
Article below on the safety and reasons behind the smaller and smaller cars…putting your lives on the line…in order to save the planet. Well, what’s really more important? That’s a question you should answer…before you buy your next car.
And…a link from the article’s second page on crash tests performed at 40mph: HERE