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RE: TT Impression
The new Mustang's got the same styling (edge), looks pretty cool. But I
chose the A4 to buy.
From: Curry, Rene [SMTP:Rene@SINECO.com]
Sent: Thursday, May 13, 1999 8:22 AM
To: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'; 'Todd Young'
Subject: RE: TT Impression
The Cougar does not in any way compare to the Audi TT and I was not
implying that. The Cougar is just a bread and butter car jazzed up
get higher margins. I was just pointing out the use of the "Edge"
styling. Jack Telenak (who lives down the road from me) was the
of the Ford Tauras" styling that brought Ford's future back on
the early eighties implemented the "Edge" styling prior to his
retirement. And yes, my cousin that works at the design center said
Audi heavily influenced the Taurus Aerodynamics and design.
Grosse Ile, MI
>Also, regarding the Cougar. . . they cut down production time by
about 50% by
>going to 3D computer modeling from scratch. This is echoed on the
>Todd Young wrote:
>> "Curry, Rene" wrote:
>> > The TT is a beautiful car, but being from the motor city I have
>> > out
>> > that Ford really brought "Edge" styling to the forefront first
>> > Cougar) which is the
>> > styling cue of the TT.
>> I may be wrong, but I believe that the Audi "project car" TT has
>> around for at least 4 or 5 years, a bit longer than the Dorf
>> product. The Cougar is actually more loosely based, I believe, on
>> GT90(?) project car, with it's sharp edges combined with rounded
>> Saw a brief article hinting at an AWD Cougar, artist's rendition
>> fender flares that suspiciously reminded me of the Audi TT.
>> Todd Young WAM!NET Inc.
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