I posted this on the Ford cMax forum - but thought I'd post a pic of a 4WD, turbo diesel Mitsubishi Delica - it looks like the ultimate mountain bike vehicle - tall but squat minivan/jeep hybrid:
Unfortunately the cMax won't work for me. I love my '95 AWD SC/LE Previa which I purchased new and now has 240,000 mi, as with the 2 rear seats folded up, I can easily put two mountain bikes in with both wheels on both bikes, and still have 4 seats (although with two bikes only 3 seats are useable on a long drive as one of the bike handlebars has to take up a little of the head space of one of the two middle seats). Someday I'll have to buy something new and I'd like to find something soon that gets excellent gas mileage and has AWD. I won't want to take off the front wheel, and I won't want a rack (various reasons, such as winter salt on roads, fear of being rear-ended with a $9K bike, and a roof rack's both a hassle for me at 5'-8" and also adds major drag). Maybe Chrysler's upcoming minivan will be the ticket. I saw a Mitsubishi Delica in Arizona last month - unavailable in the US - but I'd love to have one - the one I saw was 4WD & diesel with right side steering and BC license - looks like a squat and tall minivan...
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