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Old 10-29-2012, 12:35 AM   #11
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Only reason I ask is because although the Recaro's "look" awesome to me in the pictures... once I sat in them, I knew I couldn't live with them for a daily driver. The bolstering is so aggresive, I felt very uncomforatble in them.
Earlier this year, I sat in a proto ST3 and the seats were nice and snug for me (6'0", 165 lbs).

I realized then that those Recaros are definitely not for everyone.

I would imagine that those looking at an ST would have to consider their passengers as well. Even if the driver were comfortable, the passenger might be miserable after a while.
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Old 10-29-2012, 12:41 AM   #12
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Reduces likelihood of dead weight LOL
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Old 11-16-2012, 12:41 PM   #13
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I love the Recaros. Keeps fat people out. I'm really hoping that the wiring harnesses are the same as previous model years and I can use them in my Focus.
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I hate the ST2 seats; they just reek teeny bopper with the colored side bolstering to match the exterior... the ST3's 8-way powered all leather is so much more sophisticated. The only way I could see somebody buying the ST2 seats is if you're 17 or middle age and going trough a mid-life crisis. The ST1 may not be in your face but they are Racaro and 100% more comfortable.
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Teeny bopper? How old are you?
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Since when does the ST1 come with Recaros?
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I hate the ST2 seats; they just reek teeny bopper with the colored side bolstering to match the exterior... the ST3's 8-way powered all leather is so much more sophisticated. The only way I could see somebody buying the ST2 seats is if you're 17 or middle age and going trough a mid-life crisis. The ST1 may not be in your face but they are Racaro and 100% more comfortable.
Hopefully your dealer wasn't your only source of info, because you're a little misinformed.

The ST2 partial-leather recaros are available in a grey color, not all that different in color from the regular non-Recaro seats in the ST1.

Again, the seats in the ST1 are not Recaros.
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Yeah, the tuxedo black ST2 comes with these badboys

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Obviously Mr Lowell doesn't understand the concept of color accenting and how in the ST it pays homage to the SVTF...
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Obviously Mr Lowell doesn't understand the concept of color accenting and how in the ST it pays homage to the SVTF...
That's alright, we're all just teeny boppers anyway.
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