From The Pastor At St. Paul's UCC, Freeburg, IL

Pastor Earl Tries Out The Smart Car

Friends Larry Cook and Todd Favre heard I was curious about that itty bitty Smart Car – so they found one and brought it to VBS. It is as tiny as it looks, and accordingly the layout is a bit weird: the 3-banger engine is in the back, you open the hood from the back, the ignition is in the center console, etc.

But I got to drive it, and I have to say it was quite comfortable and roomy inside, with plenty of space above my head. And it was quieter than my Miata, even at 6o mph.  I suspect it won’t last long, but if you’re curious check out Todd’s dealership website here.


One response

  1. Joey Kern

    Very cool car!!!!!

    June 13, 2009 at 4:44 pm

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