I decided to stop trying to steer him away from the m. I told him about maintenance costs, insurance, gas, and recommended some driving schools. I wonder how this will pan out but hopefully he won't be too stupid..
'99 Big Turbo B5 A4 (the red one) ^^^
'91 Ford F150 v8 5spd
'05 stg 2 scoobie wagon
'82 VW rabbit vert