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 325e - being converted to Pro3 Hotness - http://www.carfreeks.net/showthread....985-BMW-325%29
2000 Honda Accord v6 - just the commuter
2011 Audi A3 - wife's car I am not allowed to touch