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RE: New car discounts??
thats a good idea, although i'm only 14 i think i'll try your idea sometime,
ahh I wonder if it works in the UK as well! according to my friend UK Audi
dealers ignore young kids who ask for information, maybe I'll take my cousin
in there with me and umm, "test" a S8 or S4 even! I am already practicing my
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On
Behalf Of Jon Linkov
Sent: Monday, August 16, 1999 1:12 PM
To: James M. De Arras; q-list
Subject: Re: New car discounts??
Oh, I understand that. And, I have experienced the same thing. I walked into
the dealership where I bought my car, was ignored for 15 minutes, then
finally bellowed "who wants to sell me a car?" They "stuck" me with the VW
Sales Manager, and our deal was worked out and everyone (well, probably more
me) was happy at the end. But I was treated like crap because I was (at the
time) 23 and not wearing Armani....
----- Original Message -----
From: James M. De Arras <email@example.com>
To: 'Jon Linkov' <firstname.lastname@example.org>; q-list <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, August 16, 1999 9:37 AM
Subject: RE: New car discounts??
> Yes, I see that, but I didn't want to drive anything, I just wanted to ask
> some questions, order a car, and give them money!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jon Linkov [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, August 16, 1999 9:09 AM
> To: q-list
> Subject: Re: New car discounts??
> We all know that you shouldn't judge by looks. That is stupid and takes
> out of the salesman's pocket. But, I can see where this judging comes in
> a way to safeguard an investment. Local dealer here in Northern Virginia
> a TT coupe for demos. Two Navy guys (kids) came in and "tested it,"
> the clutch and racing it around. Blew out the clutch and two motor mounts
> apparently. so, the dealer gets screwed for being liberal with test cars
> not discriminating (ie, they were young). So, you either alienate a sale,
> spend countless $$$ in repair by being generous. Damned if you do...
> Jon Linkov
> '96 A4q
> ICQ# 8826028