I had a 1980 RWD 5-speed 5-door Wagon when I first got my license. It was great! No power steering, no power windows, no radio, no clock. But it was a blast to drive. My current car is a 2-door, 2-seat, convertible MX-5 Miata (2016), and yes, it's even more fun. But the driving on rails feeling of manual steering still isn't quite there. I remember being able to drive past much more powerful cars in a tight turn, as the GLC could hold 70 MPH through the curve that the American muscle cars couldn't do at 35. Good Little Car? Maybe. Great Little Car? Definitely.
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