A Shortcut For Tall People to Research Which Cars Have Ample Headroom and Which Don't

Cars for Tall People – A Shortcut to Discovering Headroom 

By Bob Gordon, a not so tall writer

Its one thing to look at pretty pictures of cars…the wind rushing through the drivers hair as he takes curves on the PCH at "Don't try this yourself…professional driver on a closed and controlled course” speeds. It’s another to have the top of your coif pressing into the fuzz of a roof liner.

So how do tall people have to shop for cars to see if they can fit?

Option One
Visit dealers and sit in the models that look high… this could take months and months and without a doubt the car that will really turn you on will not be available to sit in.

Option Two
Go on line and visit The Auto Channel where you will find the exclusive and patent applied for,(hear that you plagiarizing bastards out there) TACH Bodystyle Database which will allow tall shoppers to rank all of the cars sold in the U.S. by most dimentions including Front and Rear Headroom…thus limiting their dealer visit and crunching their keppy on the roof time.

Some Tall Guy Car Facts culled from the only way to easily get this Info anywhere in the world: TACH BODYSTYLE COMPARAGRAPH

                      Front Headroom:

Convertibles - Most   


2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible GL

Convertibles   Least   


2003 Honda S2000

Coupe - Most          


2003 Toyota Echo

Coupe - Least


2002 BMW M Series M coupe

Hatchbacks- Most


2003 Volkswagen New Beetle GL



2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GTS

Minivan- Most


2003 Ford Econoline Wagon E-150 XL

Minivan- Least


2003 Dodge Ram Van 1500 SWB

Sedan- Most


2003 Nissan Altima 2.5

Sedan- Least


2003 Audi A8 4.2 Quattro

SUV- Most


2003 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

SUV- Least


2002 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Montero Sport

Pickup- Most


2002 Hummer H1 4 Door Open Top

Pickup- Least


2003 Toyota Tacoma Prerunner Regular Cab 4AT

Wagon- Most


2003 Toyota Matrix

Wagon- Least


2003 BMW 5 Series 525iT sport wagon


                      Rear Seat Headroom (Tall People have tall friends or children)

Convertible Most


2002 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible

Convertible Least


2003 Jaguar XK Series XKR

Coupe  Most


2002 Cadillac Eldorado ESC

Coupe Least


2003 Audi TT 180 Coupe

Hatchback  Most


2003 Ford Focus ZX3 Premium

Hatchback Least


2003 Acura RSX

Minivan Most


2003 Volkswagen Eurovan GLS

Minivan  Least


2002 Kia Sedona EX

Sedan Most


2003 Chevrolet Impala LS

Sedan Least


2003 Chrysler Sebring LX

SUV Most


2003 Jeep Liberty Sport

SUV Least


2003 Subaru Forester 2.5 XS W/ PREMIUM PACKAGE

Wagon Most


2003 Ford Focus ZTW

Wagon Least


2002 Suzuki Esteem GLX+ 4AT


                For all the rankings go here http://db.theautochannel.com/db/as_cdcompare_by_bodystyle.phtml?switch=1

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