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RE: A4 tales

> Date: Fri, 09 Jan 1998 11:51:23 -0500
> From: Dave Head <dhead@sundial.net>
> Subject: RE: A4 tales...
> At 08:33 AM 1/9/98 -0800, you wrote:
> >Bee there, done that. Want the car :-)
> >
> >Actually, what I really want is an S4 Avant, but a 1.8Tq Avant with a 5-sp
> >will do, so this fall...
> >- peter
> Having driven Christian's 1.8T and compared it to mine, I can say the stock
> 150hp is phenom and 200+ hp mods are totally unnecessary - therefore needed
>  :-)

Regarding "phenom" - FWIW, as a result of two occasions forming an Audi-only 
convoy with a 1.8T and my 91 200q, the 1.8T owner was going to ask his wife for 
a chip for Xmas - haven't had a chance to ask him if he got it yet.

BTW, isn't Christian's FWD and thus lighter than a q? Partial explanation for 
phenom, I guess.

Henry Harper
1991 200 quattro, 81k, stock powertrain, engine mods also unnecessary and 
therefore needed
1988 GTI 16v, 173k, engine mods possible if original ever dies...gonna be a