Yeah, I am leading SMF with one of the clubs here, but at the NW SCCA event I went to a couple weeks ago, I got pwn'd by a Mini Cooper, and an SRT-4 that were hella good!
I agree though, it is nice to not have Miata's and AWD's to deal with.
2002 ZX3 "the Buggalo" died 9-1-2010
1985 BMW 325 - PRO3 #50
1988 BMW 325 Bronzit - Converting to Alpina clone
2006 Saab 9-7x 5.3l - Daily family truckster
2011 Audi A3 - wife's car I am not allowed to touch