Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2006 09:28:01 -0500 From: Fred W <Malt_Houndnospamm-me-not*yahoo.com> Subject: Re: [Saab_c900] C900 Carbon Fiber Hood Now Available!
Paul Halliday wrote: > in article mailman.7.1141623928.567.saab_c900nospam.apana.org.au, Craig's > Saab C900 Site at c900nospam.apana.org.au wrote on 06/03/2006 05:45: > > >>The following email has been received from Yankton Tuned in regard to >>Kevin's carbon-fibre C900 hoods! The pre-productions ones (pics of which >>have been shown in a couple of threads at saablink.net) look great! >> >>Check them out and help support Kevin's development of more products for >>C900's and other classic Saab models. > > > On a white car, it might look like the taxis in my area :( > I couldn't bring myself to paint one body-coloured, either! > > Technically, is there an issue with removing such a good lump of weight from > the front of the car. Would that not upset the balance and near perfect > weight distribution out cars have? > > Paul > > 1989 900 Turbo S > http://saab.go.dyndns.org/ > That's funny... I have never heard SAABs being accused of being weight balanced before, always nose heavy since all of the running gear is balanced over the front axle. Do you have any numbers to support that claim? -- -Fred W