You lost me at looks awesome (that's subjective though), but then hooked me again with angel gargling gravel, and drives the trousers off of most cars in its class.

But with A/C, 17x7" wheels, and upgraded seats, it's within spitting distance of $27,500K, and that's after a $2000 discount. » 1/23/15 12:47pm 1/23/15 12:47pm

If they threw in the wear items into the lease and somehow were able to keep it $100-$150 or so under the cost of a new finance, then I would absolutely see this as an attractive option. Annual mileage would also be a consideration for a high mileage driver like myself, but I'd really be tempted to look into a used… » 1/21/15 11:59am 1/21/15 11:59am

I know people will disagree with me, but I think the MS3 made the FoST a harder sell in Canada, at least when the FoST fist came out. MS3 has nearly identical power to weight, and was several thousand cheaper when they first came out. The FoST was on my short list when I was shopping, but it just wasn't a good enough… » 1/21/15 10:04am 1/21/15 10:04am

Couldn't agree more. My furnace went out 2 weeks ago. It was after 6:00pm so all the service shops wanted after hour rates ($250 just to come to my house and $150 an hour with a 1 hour minimum). I shut it off, turned it back on, watched the start up sequence, took notes, and when it shut itself back down, went to… » 1/15/15 9:55pm 1/15/15 9:55pm