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Re: GVW vs. curb weight? (no Audi content)

While I'm trying to avoid the thought of 1000 pounds of manure in a 4000,
I'm wondering how nice it would be in a mini van. Isn't that the vehicle
we were talking about in the first place?

Regardless, if you have ever really loaded up a 'Murican mini van you
will find out just how sappy the springs and shocks are.

On Mon, 23 Nov 1998 02:58:01 -0500 Huw Powell <human@nh.ultranet.com>
>> That's pretty depressing for a "truck" as the GVW minus the curb 
>> equals the load capacity. 1000 pounds happens to be the load my 
>4000S can
>> carry also! The curb and GVW include fuel, oil and all fluids.
>Yes, but compare how the 1/2 ton truck and your 4k handle that load! 
>Never mind that the load can be just about anything in a truck bed, 
>1000 lbs of manure stuffed into a medium size sedan!
>Huw Powell
>82 Audi Coupe; 85 Coupe GT

Adam Nelson '85 4000S, Blaupunkt cassette, Starbucks go cup, '69 Beetle,
1 piece
windows, hand held fan, '91 Vanagon, KYB Gas a Just, bug screens.
Columbus, Ohio

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