1972 Mazda CapellaReview
My First Wankel — Handed down from mum, lovingly restored over time. Too much power for the chasis and brakes, I dunno how I survived my teens.
Pros: Street cred, it was pretty, beautiful colour, and that 12A motor
kept getting stolen. used too much petrol, but back then the stuff cost
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