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1600E What is the modern equivalent?


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#91 ONLINE   AMC Rebel

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Posted 23 May 2018 - 02:09 PM

They probably are. But for the conversion inserted into the Ro80, the V6 required the bonnet lid line to be modified, whereas the V4 didn't!

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Posted 04 June 2018 - 09:19 PM

Has anyone mentioned the Mondeo Vignale? I'm sure they must have. After reading on another forum about someone who has one, I thought this must be the Ford idea of a modern 1600E. Hasn't caught on though as I've only just heard of it and it came out in 2015.

 

https://www.ford.co....s-specs/vignale

 

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Posted 05 June 2018 - 06:52 AM

Volvo S60 R design is kinda close, no actual improvement in performance as the engine range is small but a good spec with individual interior and exterior touches not available in the other specs?

 

The culling of saloon cars by manufacturers over the years makes it difficult to get a match to a 1600E, possibly something like a 2.4 Accord EX, fast engine and a high spec would have kind of matched it.


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