What's The Worst Car For Big People?

I'm barely 6' 1" but there are some cars I simply have a hard time getting into. My friends who are taller or wider than I am have it even worse. Some sports car, in particular, are designed to be small and sleek and otherwise torture anyone who doesn't have the physique of a 13-year-old jockey. What's the worst car for large people?


My personal tale of woe comes from an experience with a lilliputian friend and his equally tiny NB Miata. Normally, I'm just lean enough to make a Miata work, but his custom racing bucket meant my knee was hitting the steering wheel every time I shifted. Eventually, out of fear that he'd have no clutch on his long journey, I jumped out of the car.

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