Re: Ford 500 test drive
Well, it is a Volvo after all...
"Art" <begunaNOSPAMPLEASE@mindspring.com> wrote in message
> It did not drop to third. Maybe there was something wrong with the car.
> Seriously Mike, there was nothing. I believe the pedal was against the
> The only other complaint I had with the car was no place for the left
> driver's foot. I'm surprise Consumer Reports didn't notice. Also the
> panels seem cheap.
> <MajorDomo@mailcity.com> wrote in message
> > You are so full of it, your eyes must be brown. Flooring
> > the throttle with the six speed at 65 will drop the tranny down
> > to third. Several road tests have shown the 500 out performs the
> > chrysler 300, and several others, with larger engines. Do some
> > research WBMA. You must have been driving a 4 cy Camry LOL
> > mike hunt
> > Art wrote:
> >> I test drove a 500 Saturday. Nice car and with the 6 speed I thought
> >> acceleration was adequate but that was up until I was at 65 mph and
> >> pressed
> >> the gas pedal and there was nothing. I know you don't often need to
> >> exceed
> >> 65 mph, but nothing? I mean nothing.