Cars that went from Hot to Not - Page 2 - Saturn Sky Forums: Saturn Sky Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #16 of 22 (permalink) Old 03-23-2008, 12:52 AM
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 100
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Who actually reads anyways? The author doesn't know anything about cars nor does he even drive them. All of his views are based off of second hand accounts.
Mandi is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #17 of 22 (permalink) Old 03-26-2008, 03:26 PM
First 2000 Sr. Member
skybuy's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 230
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
this guy doesnt live in so cal.

all i know is, i have had my black sky for almost 2 years now. i work in and near hollywood, and beverly hills, in a place where 250k bentlys are a dime a dozen, and i still get way too much attention to the sky. and because there are so few out here, i get the best parking by the valets all the time....

it still cracks me up that i am driving a $26k car, that makes the snobs look.

Black w/Red Leather
skybuy is offline  
post #18 of 22 (permalink) Old 03-26-2008, 03:56 PM
First 2000 Sr. Member
SkyBaby's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Somewhere In The SKY! Daytona Beach, Fl
Posts: 8,861
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
I think it is all personal opinion and perception ..... one may LOVE a certain car.. and another may think it is the ugliest thing around..... Oh well..... Opinions are... Ok... when asked for. SkyBaby

07 PINK SkyRL Livin the Sky life. Love is having what you need and want.
SkyBaby is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #19 of 22 (permalink) Old 03-26-2008, 06:44 PM
Senior Member
Sky_Pilot's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 2,753
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 97 Post(s)
Originally Posted by 1Man1Sky View Post
And to reiterate a post above, The Mustang... please give me a break, too...
That's not exactly true. Once the market gets really saturated, the car loses a bit of it's uniqueness and pizazz! With the loss of the F-Body, many of those buyers that wanted a F-Body had to settle for the only muscle car still on the road. Thus, the need was there and Ford cranked those puppies out like there was no tomorrow. Hence, over-saturation! Cripe, I work for a small company that has only 120 employees and there are two of those in our lot (new body style). With the new Challenger and 2009 Camaro coming back out, sales of the Mustang will plummet once again. Unfortunately, the newness has already worn out and Ford has already rode that one into the sunset....
Sky_Pilot is offline  
post #20 of 22 (permalink) Old 04-03-2008, 10:39 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Baltimore, MD
Posts: 1,298
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Ford over priced the new Thunderbird, I love that car its just so over priced

2008 Kawasaki Ultra 250x
- Supercharged 1,498 CC
- 0 to 30 in 1.8sec
2004 Saleen S281 S/C
- Supercharged 281ci
- 1 of 101 S/C Coupes in 2004
ParrotHeadNation is offline  
post #21 of 22 (permalink) Old 04-03-2008, 02:24 PM
First 2000 Sr. Member
GetAboutRL's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Capital District of New York
Posts: 1,642
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
author 'Tom Wilson' went from hero-to-zero faster than junior-high socialites! That sums up his life story pretty much in my opinion.

This review is his take on the car industry. As we move through life our car space needs change ... surprise? Some of these reviewers, I swear, never sat in or drove a Kappa car. From various magazines we all have read, they are cut-paste stories that make a big deal out of the trunk. Most of us know that by packing correctly, we can get an awful lot of 'stuff' into that space. However, we knew that before buying this car that the trunk was small .. so what is the surprise? If it don't fit ..either I don't need it or ship it!

"Lucifer" is my name!
Deposit:4-11-06 & Titled:11-28-06 SKY "Red Line" Silver Pearl, Black Wings on it's back, Bloody Red interior, Dejon intercooler/Solo Exhaust, Robert's screen.
If you suddenly feel warm, it is just me passing through grinning!
GetAboutRL is offline  
post #22 of 22 (permalink) Old 04-03-2008, 03:36 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 393
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Personally I enjoyed the Thunderbird simply from the engineering stand point that it was the first of the "retro" cars. It was a test bed for all the others that came after it, The PT Cruiser, the new mustang, Chevy SSR (should have made that list too btw), Camero, and Charger, hopefully we will see a new firebird as well. The concepts originally started with the new thunderbird evolved into all the new vehicles that came after. It was a great car to learn from. IMHO
dipolley is offline  

  Saturn Sky Forums: Saturn Sky Forum > In the News > Kappa News

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Saturn Sky Forums: Saturn Sky Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome