We’re gonna sell the Smart. It was a mistake to bring it to Costa Rica – living on a dirt road as we do. Its fun and all that, we love the attention it brings whenever we drive it, and it’s a great conversation starter. But the narrow wheelbase and small tires combined with the shortness means that it’s a rough rider.
But it’s great for buzzing around town on “good” asphalt. We chose to drive it to San Jose when we don’t need to make a major shopping journey.
But… it’s time for us to part company.
We have a pretty good lead on a buyer, so I’m starting the daunting task of searching for a replacement.
Today I am lusting after a Scion FR-S… not the boxy Scion you’re thinking of. Although this baby would be a blast…
Found this infographic that traces its heritage.
Brought to you by the all new Scion FR-S