Concerning ourselves with the successes of others does nothing more than to distract us from focusing on our own. Perhaps this is one of the reasons why people never know what they have until it is gone.
The associations we make with vehicle manufacturers are pivotal ones. Perhaps this is the reason why when a famous motoring journalist sets the precedent for the connotations relating to a specific car company, nobody questions it. However, are his opinions set in stone or can they be equally critiqued?