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Originally Posted by juicersr View Post
but suffice to say that when the sales guys couldnt convince me of it's 'great' performance' in relation to my Z or SC, they tried to seal the deal by offering to throw in a 'Genuine Porsche Jacket! I kid u not! I walked away disgusted. But that interaction was symbolic of where things are today.
Dude! You turned down the JACKET!!?? OMG
The truth is that Porsche is not targeting people like us anymore. Porsche's new target market (love it or hate, but is true) is both men and WOMEN because they are a growing and untapped resource of sales. The cars show that they have been taking on a more feminine approach to things. Unfortunately Porsche thinks that by totaly cutting the nuts off of their cars will bring more women consumers (and in many cases they are right). But we all still love our

Quote my Mother (997 C4S owner) when taking her for a ride in my 930 after it put down 496 to the wheels. "AHHHH..... Why doesn't my 997 do that?"
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