Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2007 18:50:11 -0400 From: Fred W <malt_houndnospamo.com> Subject: Re: Have Saab reintroduced hatchback yet?
Eeyore wrote: > > Adrian wrote: > > >>Ric (fraybentosnospaman.ra) gurgled happily, sounding much like they were >>saying : >> >> >>>I lost interest in Saabs about five years ago when they stopped making >>>hatchbacks. Have they reintroduced them yet? It was their best feature! >> >>Do I presume you're in the US? >> >>Here in Europe, much of the "executive car" market - where the 93 sits - >>view hatchbacks as being inferior to saloons, and will buy a saloon in >>preference. > > > Really ? > > > >>Want the load capacity? Buy the estate version. If it's good >>enough for the German marques, it's good enough for mere mortal >>manufacturers. >> >>With that in mind, I doubt very much that there will be a 93 hatch. There >>hasn't been a 95 hatch since they launched it a decade ago, killing off the >>9000 hatch - which was outsold by the saloon. > > > Certainly not in the UK. 9000CDs are very rare but CSs are quite common. > > Graham > > Yes, true in the US also. -- -Fred W