Original article by K.S. Wang, courtesy of MotorTrend.com
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It was only after he was cast as Aidan Waite in Syfy’s “Being Human” that actor Sam Witwer was able to buy his first new car, a 2012 Shelby GTS Mustang. Witwer admits he’s a newcomer to appreciating cars, and his purchase was also about buying from an American automaker. “I do have a certain soft spot for American manufacturing,” he says.
“For a while I was the guy who was a lead in a TV show driving a ’94 Pontiac Grand Prix that was falling to pieces — I’d driven that since 2001 — and I never had time to think about cars,” he says. “It wasn’t till a friend of mine said, ‘Hey Sam, do you like driving?’ I said, ‘Yeah, I love driving.’ And he goes, ‘Well, there are things that do that a lot better than your 20-year-old car.” …
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