That grille on the XR8 looks like the EL fairmont. I highly doubt it will look like this. I think the current XR front grille looks better than this, and as nothing on the AV will look worse than AU, I don't think it will happen.
1999 AU XR8
14.594 @ 94.40mph
152.2RWKW (APS dyno)
Switchable Shift Kit, K&N panel filter, Lukey straight thru mufflers, momo gear and steer,
DBA slotted rotors/Bendix ultimate pads (front), Pioneer MP3 head unit and BA XR carpet mats.
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