[urq] oh snap.
Mark J. Besso
mbspeed at maxboostracing.com
Sat Jan 10 09:34:54 PST 2009
Thanks Eric. I was trying to dig up my copy of the book to scan a few
Perhaps using the word "ugly" isn't appropriate. It was attractive to me
when it was new. It's aged much better than I expected too. I think the
lines of the Coupe S are far nicer than the sedan. In its day it was a very
elegant car and the ride was fantastic. Handling was.....well, average at
best. FWD was still pretty uncommon in mainstream sedans and the 100 LS had
I saw this one in Ingolstadt:
http://5000tq.com/audifanspics/Ingolstadt/DSCN2988 a few years ago at the
Quattro 25 cellebration. Even at an event where rare Audis were all around,
this one attracted a lot of attention.
On Sat, 10 Jan 2009 17:22:40 +0000 (UTC)
racingiron at comcast.net wrote:
Pics of said testbed can be found not too far down the page here:
...just below pics of one in Greece with urq ronals. I've seen
several 100S coupes in person, and they are gorgeous, even if the
styling isn't all that original. Didn't someone (John on the 20V
list?) claim that one of those 928 testbeds is still running around So
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark J. Besso" <mbspeed at maxboostracing.com>
To: audi at humanspeakers.com, "W. Bean" <theringmeister at triad.rr.com>
Cc: urq at audifans.com, 20v at lists.20v.org, s-car-list at audifans.com,
"Audifans" <quattro at audifans.com>
Sent: Saturday, January 10, 2009 10:14:58 AM GMT -05:00 US/Canada
Subject: Re: [urq] oh snap.
It's so ugly that I want it.
The first time I saw one of these was in the pages of Project 928:
where Porsche used the body of one to disguise the 928 drivetrain so
could test on open roads secretly.
On Fri, 09 Jan 2009 23:08:03 -0500
Huw Powell <audi at humanspeakers.com> wrote:
That is the ugliest, most beautiful, coupe ever made.
W. Bean wrote:
> the holy grail of non-quattro coupes...
> Wylie Bean
> TheRingmeister at triad.rr.com
> 90 cq
> 91 90q20v sport
> 92 UrS4
> 08 Q7 3.6
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