Chien Ting Chin (
Tue, 25 May 1999 11:01:50 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 25 May 1999, Prabal Nandy wrote:
> > Now why didn't Volkswagen do the same thing for the new beetle? Just
> > repaint the damn thing and sell it at the same dollar price as 30 yrs ago.
> They WOULD have, if they could have gotten over the new pollution/safety
> regulations!

Right, blame it on oxygen-lovers. Com'on there are plenty of cheap cars
that conform to the new regulations. VW consciously dump the folk's wagen
concept to build a luxury car for the ex-flowerpower generation.

CHIN, Chien Ting
Dept of Medical Biophysics, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
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Man is a bubble

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