The leading candidate for Neil-responsible-car has been a BMW X1. It’s a high riding, 3 series based, hatchback. Good space, decently fun, good gas mileage.
And i like the look and ride height of the sport package; and prefer the sport seats. But finding a car with the sport package is nigh impossible. Especially on the 28i, which is more in my price range and quite frankly I’d appreciate the fuel economy.
Well; there are a pair of sport E90 seats available locally for a bargain; and there are a bucket load of aftermarket suspension options.
Accepting that I will just get creative to make the car mine opens up my options. And I sent off a message to a person with a Orange X1 this morning that’s in my price range. This isn’t it but this is a lowered(too much) orange x1: