Mary...ask any boy over the age of 4 which he would rather have, a boat called a "Blade" or a boat called a "Getaway" and see which one he picks...even if he doesn't know what either one looks like...LOL
"When (I) look at a modern A cat, (I) just see a machine, devoid of personality.
(I) think young children are more likely to see things the way (I) do. But I can only speak for the children (I) know."
If I didn't know better...
I would have to say you were trying to live vicariously thru your grandchildren?
Furthermore, If boats have personalities (which they do) the A2 has to be a "Super Model" in a sea of plan Janes...
and the rotomold boats are the ugly betties