Originally Posted by MaddMax
This is not an easy car to drive smoothly, but that's just the nature of the car. I usually shift the 1-2 around 3200-3500rpms and often pass on 3rd unless it's absolutely necessary. I find that having the A/C on makes the car harder to drive smoothly, especially if you have other people in the car (eg more weight). Warmer, humid weather and heat soak make things worse.
i like your explination but i need to minimize wear on this thing as much as humanly possible. I already have 25k on it. maybe this wasnt the car for me to get as I drive a lot. I am having a lot of fun though....most of the time....