The point is: communism is a POLITICAL IDEAL. Communist countries became police states, but that has nothing to do with (by definition) communism.
Sucks that the plates got pulled, but I have to ask: how were you driving at the time? I have a co-worker that's always getting busted for "stupid" charges, but he does attract attention. What do you mean that the rears were vented brakes, and the fronts were not?
Finally, 5 point harnesses without cages are not safer than DOT approved and tested 3 points. I'd hate to roll over a car that holds my head right where the roof wants to be....
I'm not trying to pick a fight....
1998 328i "M-tech"
2001 TDI Golf. 1300km/tank commuter. Boring, slow, cheap.
1991 P-car: 964c4 Let the porcupine jokes commence.
Gone: '99 M3 vert, '98 M3 sedan, '91 E30, '89 E30, '87 E30, '91 Euro M5, '93 6-speed Corvette, STI v8 swapped '98 Impreza, '73 2002, 2004 325iT