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I know this may seems a stupid question(which it is) but here it goes. Besides horsepower and wheels, what are the main differences? Whats added on the R thats not on the t5 turbo?<p>[This message has been edited by omega6_virus (edited 04-16-2002).]
 

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<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by omega6_virus:<BR><B>I know this may seems a stupid question(which it is) but here it goes. Besides horsepower and wheels, what are the main differences? Whats added on the R thats not on the t5 turbo?<P>[This message has been edited by omega6_virus (edited 04-16-2002).]</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><BR>Well, I guess I can assume you are speaking about either a 1996 or 1997 model (T5 gave me a hint)...An "R" is a limited production model of an 850 T5.<P>The "R" came in only certain colors, had optional 17" alloys specific to that model, had a much more powerful audio system (200W or 240W vs. 100W), better loudspeakers, specific front and rear spoilers, suede (Alcantara) interiors (only a limited run of 1997 850 GLTs and T5s had similar interiors), special and unique wood trim, fog lights as standard equipment and...well, my memory has ran out of info! <IMG SRC="http://www.swedespeed.com/ubb/smile.gif"><P>Yannis<BR><P>
 

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The suspension was stiffer on the 850R too.<P><BR> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by GrecianVolvo:<BR><B>...suede (Alcantara) interiors (only a limited run of 1997 850 GLTs and T5s had similar interiors)...</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>And the S70 SE.<P>
 
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