I guess I'll be the first to contrast.
I don't love the Bonneville.
it. I'd buy another one if the right one came up... ie, mint 1991 SSE + ghetto gold (no other variant), or 1996-1999 SSEi in great shape.
In terms of my car, I'll get this straight: it rides great, has good torque down low. But it'* no be-all end-all kinda fast car. Car and Driver'* 17.3 @ 79 (read: "yes") somewhat confirms that. Feels fast, yeah, but I ain't gonna challenge a 2003 Toyota Corolla (16 second wonder right there.
The racetrack of every teenagers dreams...
For me, that'd be the Nurburgring
I can take speed bumps at 50 and not feel a thing [yes, I have done this, yes, I will do it again faster].
you WILL break your car doing that
So why am I here?
Because I have one. And I like 'em. And I'm a forum junkie.