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Old 04-16-2003, 05:57   #1 (permalink)
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Te/ts/tl ?

GT = Grand Tourer, in the T Series does anyone know what the TE/TS & TL stands for? Also what does the "50" stand for?
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Old 04-16-2003, 07:35   #2 (permalink)
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50 was apparently because it was a 5L engine in the T1 & T2s but then they kept it for the T3s for some reason I thought at the time because they didn't want to go from 56 to 54 when the BA came out but we now know they scrapped the range so beats me
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Old 04-16-2003, 15:42   #3 (permalink)
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Trying to think
The T stood for Tickford
L stood for Long Wheelbase / Luxury
E stood for ???????
S stood for ???????
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Old 04-16-2003, 19:37   #4 (permalink)
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I'll have a guess: TE Tickford Executive, TS Tickford Sports, TL Tickford Limosune (spelling)

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I think they used the old 'letters in a hat' method!
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I think the E is for Energy. the S is for sports and the L is for Luxury.
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I think the E is for Energy. the S is for sports and the L is for Luxury.
That's correct.
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maybe e is for economy and s for slower
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I think the E is for Energy. the S is for sports and the L is for Luxury.
I thought the S stood for Supreme?
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Iam pretty sure Wheels or Motor had it listed when FTE was launched. I think it went
E - executive
S - Sport
L - Luxury

Check back in the mags about when the three cars when they were launched
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