Known for thier sporty handling and driving style as well as outstanding reliability and crisp styling, they remain underestimated by the masses, but popular amongst Mazda enthusiast.
Me: Yes it is.
Some kid: Dude, what is that?
Me: It's my '94 Protege LX.
Some kid: Hey I got this Civic, it's like stock, I'll race you.
Me: No, that's quite alright. While my Protege is quick, it's a classy compact car and I'd feel bad degrading it by racing your Civic. Sorry.
Shawnna is Ludacris' protege.
Da Brat is Jermaine Dupri's protege.
Ms. Jade was Timbaland and Missy Elliott's protege.
And so on...
Bob: That's a mazda protege, I pity the fool that doesn't drive one of those"