Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2000 05:56:04 GMT
From: "Lars" <dnopsamt>
Subject: Re: Would Saabs be better as RWD?


Bram wrote in message <8cqt5s$t31$1nopsamel.civ.utwente.nl>... > >"Stefan" <decknopsam.com> wrote in message >news:38f0c916.6307432nopsamews.voicenet.com... >> You obviously don't live in the snow belt! >> Don't you know that it snows in Sweden?turbo2litnopsamail.com wrote: >> >> >One of the lasting deficiencies of successive Saabs is their adherence to >FWD. >> > >> >They can never drive like BMWs without RWD and I wonder if this is a >> >needed change for future models - then there would be little to criticise >> >apart from skinny driver footwell. >> > >Indeed no! But acceleration on FWD can NEVER be as good as on RWD. Maybe 4WD >is the solution? > >Bram Only out of a stoplight, and who really NEEDS max acceleration at that speed. At normal street speeds, no normal car will slip at the tires, an thus this is not a problem. Lars

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