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RE: a few odds and ends... some electrons for thought
Sorry, but I saw a Passat Syncro the other day for the first time. I was
amazed. I couldn't believe I had never heard of it before.
On Thu, 18 Apr 1996, Peter Henriksen wrote:
> This may also come as a surprise to the people who authored the German
> VW (corporate HQ) WWW page at http://www.vw.iplus.com. They seem to
> think there's a Passat Syncro available.
> - peter, email@example.com, redmond, wa
> 91 200qw
> 94 acura legend gs
> 80 mazda 626
> >From: Karl Edward Oechsel[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> >Sent: Wednesday, April 17, 1996 11:51 PM
> >To: Psycho Bob
> >Cc: Audi majordomo
> >Subject: Re: a few odds and ends... some electrons for thought
> >The only thing that everyone must remember, as everyone undoubtedly
> >on this list, is the fact that VW doesn't make any turbo models, nor
> >it use the quattro similar system "Syncho" anymore. I love Audi's just
> >like all the other Audi-philes, but those two reasons, if you know what
> >they are capable of, would never make me change to another car. So,
> >VW may have similar platforms as Audi, but until they bring back the
> >Syncho system to the U.S. and start playing around with turbos again in
> >the U.S. too, VW is never going to see a penny from me. Keep the
> >Despite what VW does, everyone on this list knows what the best kind of
> >car is.
> >Karl Oechsel
> >'86 5000CS Turbo
> >'91 200 Q
> >"Maintain the Integrity"