I had the thrill of test driving a California yesterday! Never thought I'd say that because I didn't really like the car until I saw it in person yesterday. And, most importantly, in dark colors.
They had three on the floor, Rosso Corsa, Nero, and Silverstone. The red was horrible - I was stunned. It was so distracting that I failed to notice the Silverstone sitting right next to it... The Silverstone over a beige interior was lovely, with the paint diminishing the design 'flaws'.
I drove the black California (in a light rain) and was pleasantly surprised. The new transmission is flawless. Too flawless, I don't yet know. The seats were very nice, yet very firm. The sound was nice, as well, but I never really opened it up, due to the road conditions. My way better half absolutely loved everything about the Cali. She also disliked the red, but she has always been against red cars.
Who knows, I could be driving a California after all...
And I'll be glad to share more 'insight' if anyone is interested and will try to upload a photo or two (but I am