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Re: Audi 200 Sport

Could it be a Leistritz (is this not an exhaust maker as well?) or whoever
that factory modifier is?


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>From: "Daniel Hussey" <dan_hussey@email.msn.com>
>To: "Paul Robinson" <paulrobinson.cameraman@virgin.net>, <quattro@audifans.com>
>Subject: Re: Audi 200 Sport
>Date: Fri, Jun 04, 1999, 13:11

>The 200 in "The Living Daylights" does actually appear to be a european spec
>Audi 200TQ (same thing as a 5000CSTQ in the US) with some mods.  We noticed
>while watching the movie that it had 5000 door panels and it also had solid
>front seat headrests.  It also had BBS mesh wheels and may have had flared
>fenders (can't remember).  I wonder if this was a special model produced
>solely for the movie or if it was this "Sport" model you speak of.  I've
>been on this list for years and never heard of a 200 Sport model before
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Paul Robinson <paulrobinson.cameraman@virgin.net>
>To: quattro@audifans.com <quattro@audifans.com>
>Date: Friday, June 04, 1999 1:07 PM
>Subject: Audi 200 Sport
>>Does anybody out there in Audi-land have any knowledge of the Audi 200
>>Sport.  All I know is that it did exist but maybe as a dealer conversion or
>>Germany only model.
>>I believe they had an uprated engine and special trim and the bodyshell was
>>the forerunner of the V8 shell - practically identical except for flared
>>arches and round arches at the rear.
>>Did one appear briefly in "the Living Daylights" -  truly awful James Bond
>>picture from 1987? The car appears near the beginning of the film with
>>Bond driving.
>>Any answers gratefully received!
>>Paul Robinson
>>1987 200 Quattro Turbo Avant 227,650miles
>>1962 Mini Scamp 1340cc -