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      03-07-2014, 05:54 PM   #1
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She's been asking me if she could give it a go...but I don't know if I should take that risk
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      03-07-2014, 06:03 PM   #2
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Why not it's only a car.... I let mine take it to Germany for 6 weeks while I drove her Volvo maybe I was drunk lol.
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      03-07-2014, 06:18 PM   #3
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She's been asking me if she could give it a go...but I don't know if I should take that risk
Only if I think she's a vaguely competent driver. I would assess this based on looking at the appearance of her car as well as on experience in the passenger seat.
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      03-07-2014, 06:19 PM   #4
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Can she drive? Is her car all beat up? Rims?

I would let her drive in comfort and economy.
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I have ask my gf to drive my car but she said no as she is scared she messes up and hits it or another car hits her and it is her fault. But I let my sister drive it but then again she is amazing driver she like man haha that's what happens when she grew up around me and my brother and dad lol
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      03-07-2014, 06:40 PM   #6
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Generally no. I let my wife drive my car in exceptional circumstances. Like when her car is out if action.
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I've been trying!

She's too scared to go WOT on the highway - she only gets about 3/4 of the way down before she eases off in fear.
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      03-07-2014, 06:59 PM   #8
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I have ask my gf to drive my car but she said no as she is scared she messes up and hits it or another car hits her and it is her fault. But I let my sister drive it but then again she is amazing driver she like man haha that's what happens when she grew up around me and my brother and dad lol
My wife feels the same way; she knows I love my car and is thus too scared to drive it.

She's actually a great driver - I'd like to get her familiar with the controls just in case.

It's either she's afraid - or she's jealous of it and hates the thing. Can't always be sure with females...
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      03-07-2014, 07:01 PM   #9
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Depends on how good she is in the sack...
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It depends on where she ranks on the Crazy-Hot scale.
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of course ... condition is NO D3,Sport+ mode and both hands on the wheel.
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My wife feels the same way; she knows I love my car and is thus too scared to drive it.

She's actually a great driver - I'd like to get her familiar with the controls just in case.

It's either she's afraid - or she's jealous of it and hates the thing. Can't always be sure with females...
Yeah exactly, my gf is worried she be responsible for damahe if some one hits her or if she makes a mistake like I will break up with her lol but shes decent driver I understand her logic, I don't drive my friends cars just in case something bad could happen.

HAHAHA that could be it girls are sneaky in what is the actual truth behind the tricks
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My wife feels the same way; she knows I love my car and is thus too scared to drive it.

She's actually a great driver - I'd like to get her familiar with the controls just in case.

It's either she's afraid - or she's jealous of it and hates the thing. Can't always be sure with females...

My wife is the same way she is too scared tro drive it. She is afraid that it would be the one time somebody hits her......
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She's been asking me if she could give it a go...but I don't know if I should take that risk
Yep if she wants to no big deal. She knows if she damages the car .....she keeps it and I get a new one(:
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I told my girlfriend she needs to learn a double clutch first. So that takes care of that.
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Mine can drive any of my cars at any time. It's just a car.
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I told my girlfriend she needs to learn a double clutch first. So that takes care of that.
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      03-07-2014, 08:31 PM   #19
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Lol. My wife drives the M5 most of the time.
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      03-07-2014, 09:43 PM   #22
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Yep if she wants to no big deal. She knows if she damages the car .....she keeps it and I get a new one(:
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