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Has anybody taken a test drive

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UzziInSunshine Report 28 Dec 2012 19:43

in a Ford BMax.
If you have what do you think of them ?

Hubby thinks, sorry, knows that the lack of middle pillar will make getting Mum in and out of the car easier.
I like the look of of the car but have my reserves. Mind the fact that Spain is offering us €2000 to get our old banger off the road makes you think ! ( Our car is a 23yr old boy racer car, we do have a few people want the car but for €2000 I doubt it)

I wouldn´t entertain a Bmax or a brand new car (as in model) normally but do agree with hubby about the body.

So anybody tried one yet ???


UzziInSunshine Report 14 Jan 2013 18:27

Well hubby has gone to have another look at this car taking a Spanish speaking friend (who also happens to be a car nut). They couldn´t test drive (have to make an appointment) but hubby and friend both say it´s the best car for us .....Now why does it have to so ruddy new !


RolloTheRed Report 14 Jan 2013 20:27

"The horse should pull the cart not push it." - Enzo Ferrarri

The first Anglo-saxon expat in Spain after the Wellesleys was Ernest Hemingway. He had this to say of driving: “Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports ... all others are games.”

Spain and the B-Max ? Anything is possible I guess.

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