Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 13:10:29 +0000 (UTC)
From: "James" <jamesnopsam.yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: Saab or Volvo?


My Dad had the Lancia with the turbo I remember, some years ago when my mother's Jetta broke down (1.3 petrol) it got towed by the Lancia. The Lancia accelarated better with the Jetta in tow than the Jetta could manage on it's own. -- James Smith "Tim S Kemp" <newsnopsamemp.karoo.co.uk> wrote in message news:aplt9m$o8i$1nopsamreaderm1.core.theplanet.net... > > > The Fiat Chroma, Alfa 164 (and 166), Lancia Thema and Saab 9000 are based > on > > the same (Type 4 Project) floorpan. There are very few (if any) > > interchangeable parts in the floorpan. I think the Lancia was the best > > handling of the three, although it did have quite a firm ride in Turbo 16v > > form... The Chroma was quite a dire car... > > But if I remember correctly the fastest tow-car (anyone else seen that > police video? Croma with a Rover 820 on a rope at >100mph) > > Thema was a great car. Didn't the Peugeot 605 come out of the same mould > also? > >

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