The reason people like colts can be generally summed up much like the old adage about Harley-Davidson. "If I have to explain it to you, you wouldn't understand".
BTW ONLY the python was specifically tuned for smoothness by the factory. If you ONLY care about utility, by all means save your money and buy guns other than Colts.
Mark Lane to William Buckley: "Have you ever referred to Jessee Jackson as an ignoramus?"
Buckley: "If I didn't, I should have"