From: Wickeddoll� on 17 Jan 2008 18:47
"Realto Margarino" <...
> "Wickeddoll?" ...
>>It must be much lighter than my Echo (Yaris in Europe was the Echo
>>prototype, for those who don't know).
>>I bought my 2000 Echo in Vermont, and lived in New Hampshire at the
>>time - that car made it through horrible snow many times, without
>>(unexpected)incident. Guess they spared the weight on the
>>U.S./Canadian Yaris. Did you drive a very large vehicle right
>>before your Yaris?
> Part of the problem is the small, 14 inch wheels. Part of the
> problem is the so-called "All-weather" tires. And part of the
> problem is the weight. Years ago we had a Honda Civic, when they
> were smaller than today, and it was much better in snow.
Is that your only vehicle, the Yaris?
> But to answer your question, the last vehicle we drove regularly was
> a Chev Impala.
> cordially, as always,
A goodly bit larger, I think.