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    Compliments on the Mirage

    We've all heard the disparaging remarks about the Mirage, but did you ever get a compliment?

    Yesterday, I got the sweetest compliment in a store parking lot. A five or six year old girl and her mother were parked next to me and were loading up their car at the same time I was. The little girl said that she liked my car and how nice and shiny it was. It just kinda made my day.


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    When I had my loaner from Mitsubishi, my sister in law fell in love with it. She thought it was cute of course!

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    I get compliments all the time on my car. It is pretty cool looking.
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    its always "thats cute." Had a WRX guy admiring when I was in Packwood, WA for the swap meet.
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    I like to leave the hood up anywhere automotive relevant and show off the goods lol it usually results in a conversation or two. People seem to comment about the engine too battery size ratio, which definitely caught my eye the first time, too.

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    Haha, yes, the engine to battery size ratio also made me laugh when I opened the hood the first time!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marklovski View Post
    its always "thats cute." Had a WRX guy admiring when I was in Packwood, WA for the swap meet.
    Yup. Right after I got my Mirage I delivered an order to an older lady. She saw it and said, "That is the CUTEST little pizza car I have ever seen!"

    It's never "nice car". It's never "cool car". It's always "CUTE CAR".

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    I've had a couple ppl mention my mirage. Pretty cool. I like driving uncommon cars like the Mirage

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    The middle school girl down the street yelled, "I like your tiny car!" as I drove by one day. My wife got a kick out of that one.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 44.1 mpg (US) ... 18.7 km/L ... 5.3 L/100 km ... 52.9 mpg (Imp)


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    I also noticed kids always looking at my car. Bright blue with a bunch of exterior mods. Had one kid run up to my car while I was throwing the trash away at my apartments.


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