Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2002 22:12:23 -0000
From: "Colin SQUIRES" <>
Subject: Re: 9-5 which GM car shares the same heritage

The 900 (GM) and 9-3 was based on a Vauxhall Cavalier floorpan/chassis which largely explains the poor handling, the 9-5 is based on an extended/stretched Vectra floorpan/chassis. The new 9-3 is based on the GM 'Epsilon' platform which is the same one used by the new Vectra and its apparently quite good and much improved. Col 1997, 900, 2.3 Coupe Derek Wright <> wrote in message news:PzFBjCTkhOvp-pn2-lQYMgBHMyydQnopsamlhost... > The NG 900 and 9-3 are associated ie have the same base body design as > the "vectra" in the Vauxhall/GM range > > What Vauxhall /GM car shares any heritage with the 9-5, I know that a > number of the individual components are from the standard GM inventory > > > Thanks for any info > -- > -- > Derek Wright > > In the UK

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