Date: 23 Sep 2007 11:37:16 GMT From: Adrian <toomany2cvsnospaml.com> Subject: Re: Have Saab reintroduced hatchback yet?
Eeyore (rabbitsfriendsandrelationsnospamail.com) gurgled happily, sounding much like they were saying : >> > In 1988 I was offered a new Rover 820e for under £10k. So >> > something's amiss with those numbers. >> Which ones? Shall we put them in context? List for a base-spec Rover >> 414i was £9,975. A Metro GTi was £9,500. A Cavalier 1.4L was £10,065. >> List for the 820e was £15,665 for both 4 and 5dr. A 5dr 900S 16v was >> £14,995. >> Yes, that was 1990 rather than 1988, but any inflation would have >> affected the Saab price equally. Anyway, 50% inflation in two years? > Well, I got a Cavalier 2.0i GLS For under £10k in April '88. I could > have had the top-of-the-range CD model too for under 10k as it > happens. List price in Sept '90? Well, there wasn't a GLS in the range. GL was £12,225, SRi £13,305, CD £14,725, GSi £16,730.