There are cars that we love, and then there are cars we merely aspire to love. Because like staring directly into the Holy of Holies, getting too close may be dangerous.

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The Citroen CX is one of those objections of affection. Unless you’re some sort of master mechanic like our own David Tracy, they can be nearly impossible to figure out, Magnox notes:

Okay, sure, buying one may cause pain. But some things just hurt so good.

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Congratulations, Magnox, on your COTD win! May every car be forever easy to wrench on.