Date: Sat, 07 Aug 2004 10:08:24 GMT
From: Paul Halliday <pjghnospamyonder.co.uk>
Subject: Re: I saw this and thought of you ...


in article 2ni9a1F13v6kU1nospamberlin.de, Dave Hinz at DaveHinznospamcop.net wrote on 06/08/2004 21:51: > On Fri, 06 Aug 2004 19:39:29 GMT, Paul Halliday <pjghnospamyonder.co.uk> wrote: >> ... Dave (Hinz) :) >> >> http://www.nospam.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=35757 >> >> A T16 engine in a Sonett. Nice :) >> Comments? > > That's one hell of a horsepower:weight ratio right there, in a > nice low car. I'd imagine it corners well. Seems it's RWD too. Bet is can corner too well, if you know what I mean :) The principle reminds me very much of what TVR were doing back then with the mid/late '60s Griffith. They used a V8; that Sonett with a turbocharged 4 is certainly a better power/weight ratio. Paul

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