Originally Posted by Crypty
I have fun driving my car no matter who is riding shotgun. Guy friends welcome second gear on-ramp pulls and casually sliding around city blocks. I have tried this with girls and it is instantly obvious that I am the only one having fun. They sit there petrified, gripping any handle they can find probably thinking what a crazy asshole I am. Oh well.
That's stupid. When I have a girl in the car I take the opportunity to be the world's smoothest 6MT driver. Why would you purposely scare a girl? Because race car?
Well, unless it's a long term girlfriend, but that's a different story.