Date: Sun, 29 Feb 2004 00:06:03 +0000 From: Johannes H Andersen <johsnospamfitter_0_0_0_0_.com> Subject: Re: New SAAB = SUBARU WRX!!
Grunff wrote: > > **-** wrote: > > > I actualy don't mind too much, if they bring it to the UK (which I hope they > > do) I'll be very happy and will more than likely get hold of one. Two > > reasons for this. 1. The new 9-3 and 9-5 don't do much for me, little feed > > back and not a lot of fun 2. As a C900 Tuner the possibility of a Saab > > badged WRX is a brilliant oppurtunity to move into providing kit for another > > model as 90% of the development is done, having specced several Impreza's > > up. > > I think it depends - if we're going to accept the fact that there will > never again be a Saab built completely on a Saab developed platform > (which seems very likely), then Subaru is probably a very sensible partner. > > -- > Grunff But if the Saab 9-2X is so close to Subaru in every detail, then what will happen when e.g. Subaru updates the model? Won't the Saab then be perceived as the 'old' model?