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      01-20-2013, 12:38 PM   #13

Drives: E92M3,E36M3,955GTS,NA6 Miata
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: cbus, oh

iTrader: (1)

We are a small clique of car enthusiasts that would rather spend the money to enjoy getting from A to B, few understand this and view sports cars as a luxury or status symbol. At 30 years old and working as an engineer at a construction equipment company in a small town, I took a ton of grief for buying mine used, even though I spent as much as my peers did on their loaded pickup trucks. It wasn't viewed the same because you "need" a pickup truck. Different priorities and views.

Now I'm consulting in the auto industry and I'm accepted for my choice in transportation by my peers.

Just try to keep a low profile and be prepared to justify your priorities.
2008 E92 AW 6MT /// 115k orig rod bearings