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In England, there is a saying: an Englishman’s home is his castle. Perhaps the latent feeling of everyone being a king is a romanticized longing for a time when feudalism was the organizing force of society and many men were born into absolute power. Perhaps the English still feel that their imperial past (at its height, the British Empire covered one third of the world) entitles them to some feeling of superiority. Or maybe it is just something about being a man that makes you feel that where you live is yours and you will defend it. Either way, many men feel this way about their car too. It is no surprise that some guys will spend half their weekend outside cleaning and polishing their most prized possession. That is, if the car is something to be proud of. If you have an old, near defunct piece of rubbish that you are embarrassed to be seen driving around town in, then it makes sense that you wouldn’t put as much time into caring for it. If that is the case, then maybe it is time for you to get an upgrade. An impressive car is something that every guy should have, and here’s why:
When you discovered you were going to be a parent for the first time there was a lot of high fiving, many tears and then the reality of how the future is going to shape up. Financial pressure goes off the scale. It’s time to buy more equipment than you realised existed. You purchased the perfect pram and car seat and then boof, it hit you. There is no way that your awesome ride is going to cope with the change. Time to buy a sensible dad car.