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Re: Crash Test Results for Older Audis, and a Dodge Colt
I wonder if the type44s have side impact beams also?? I remember when I
had the door panel off sometime ago, I didn't see a side impact beam
anywhere inside the door.
On Thu, 9 Dec 1999, Ti Kan wrote:
> Alexander van Gerbig writes:
> > The 4k and the 80 are quite a bit different. At least this is what my
> > Audi 80 history tells me. The 4k has a different chassis in my memory. 80
> > has side impact beams, 5/10 mph bumpers, and procon/ten. 4k had none of
> > those.
> The US 4K does have side impact beams in the doors. It also has 5 mph
> bumpers (at least the 80-84 models do, I don't know if the later aero
> bumpers are also 5mph rated). No Procon-Ten though.
> 96 A4 2.8 quattro
> 84 5000S 2.1 turbo
> 80 4000 2.0
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