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Posted by The Other Tom on September 26, 1998 at 21:18:58:
In Reply to: Newbie inherits fear of driving posted by Ro on September 26, 1998 at 08:42:50:
cars, and you can stop quicker than other cars. This means the tailgaters might rear end you. Give them plenty of time to stop.
: I've been a new Z3 owner for all but two weeks and am slowly venturing out again after witnessing an accident the weekend of my purchase. I cringe whenever anyone gets too close to me at the stop light or passes me with just a few inches to spare between our bumpers. Seems like everyone on the road has forgotten how to drive.
: To add to my troubles, I have been attracting tailgaters
: like flies on sh__. I really enjoy my car but I don't want to be paranoid. I suppose I'll get more comfortable as I rack up the miles and grow into my new skin. Thanks for listening.
: 1998 Z3 1.9