Date: Sat, 04 Jun 2005 23:25:57 GMT From: Paul Halliday <pjghnospamyonder.co.uk> Subject: Re: Saab hood logo ornament
in article 3geboeFc390vU1nospamvidual.net, Dave Hinz at DaveHinznospamcop.net wrote on 04/06/2005 19:55: > On Sat, 04 Jun 2005 14:10:21 +0100, Pooh Bear > <rabbitsfriendsandrelationsnospamail.com> wrote: >> >> Dave Hinz wrote: >>> That's the mythical creature known as the Griffin. > >> Intruigingly also used by Vauxhall, another GM brand. > > Saab's use of the Griffin goes back to the Scania roots, maybe even > Vabis. Vauxhall goes back to the 1930s, perhaps earlier ... Not sure about the marque, though.