Moon Roof or Sun Roof

bob.rossato at bob.rossato at
Mon Sep 9 00:40:10 EDT 2002

> >Moon roof:    Glass
> >Sun roof:     Metal
> Thanks to the many people who wrote with clarification.    My head
> must be weird.   Now if glass lets the sun light in,
> why do they call it a Moon roof?

It's mainly an American auto industry marketing term.  In my vague recollection, I first heard the term when Cadillac starting using glass sunroofs in the late 70's early 80's.


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