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In message <Pine.LNX.3.95.970818131932.5290C-100000@alpha.NetUSA.Net> Kevin Barry writes:
> As I recall, the 2.3 turbo in the XR4ti had a max boost of 15 psi, 2 bar,
> and pumped out 175 hp. That was quite a lot back then. Ford also sold an
> intercooler that you could install that bumped power up to 205.
> This motor with the intercooler was put in the SVO Mustang and was
> put into a run of Thunder Chickens without the intercooler.
> I believe, but am not sure, that the motor was built in Germany,
> so that should be of some value until you have to buy spare parts.
The one that lives across the road has a Cosworth engine in it. It's also a
4x4, and shifts quite well in straight lines. It looks _DAMNED_ hairy going
round corners, though, especially under power. Rear drive shafts last about
At one time, I saw quite a few driving about. These days, they're very rare.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club