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RE: Audi Germany
Sorry Fred, but living here we can't get the TO edition of the Auto Trader.
The edition we get covers the more exotic places like Dogs Nest and
Rattlesnake Harbor and our local flavor of exotics such as the Grand Am and
Prelude although I did spot a '84 4000s parts car for sale a couple of
But, the next time you happen see one for sale, send me a note...greatly
From: Fred Munro [SMTP:email@example.com]
Sent: Sunday, September 12, 1999 11:40 AM
To: Don Muirhead; Quattro List
Subject: Re: Audi Germany
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From: Don Muirhead <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: 'Robert B.' <email@example.com>; Quattro List
Sent: Wednesday, September 08, 1999 9:49 AM
Subject: RE: Audi Germany
> >Oh, thanks to all those that responded to my 85 Ur-Q question.
> Still waiting to see one here in Canada.
> Don Muirhead
> '99 A4
> '96 S6
> '86 CGT x 2
I saw one for sale about 3 months ago in the TO Autotrader, Don - I
think. The ad read something to the effect "1985 Audi Quattro, competition
car, very fast, blah,blah, $10,000".
The ad included a picture of what I thought was a modified Ur-q. I
remember thinking "Look at those fenders! You could use them for picnic
tables! Who would do that to a Ur-q?"
The Audi factory, apparently. I saw a photo of a Sport Quattro for the
first time last month.
Either the car in the Autotrader was a bone fide Sport Quattro, or
someone had gone to a lot of trouble to convert it to look like one.
But then time (and embarrassment over lost opportunities) does dim
memory. I gather from previous postings that the Sport Quattro is a rare
'91 200q 281k km (hey, it's sporty - in a dignified fashion)