Pretty interesting BS. I wonder how this translates to studies outside of the US in which there is no Lexus and Infiniti, they're just called Toyota and Nissan.
Probably the results would be very different. Anyway, I agree with the number 1 since Porsche will probably be my next car.
2006 330xi MB, Terra, Burl Walnut, Auto, PP, Nav, Heated Seats, SP w/18in
2002 Acura MDX - wife's ride
2000 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 4x4 - wife's SUV retired after 120K miles and lots of problems
1994 Pontiac Sunbird 4 cyl. - retired after 170K miles