Re: 2006 Freelander
On Fri, 9 Sep 2005 16:24:26 +0100, "Bob Hobden" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Chris wrote ...
>> When it says that the new model will be BIGGER, does that mean at 6' 1"
>> I'll be able to sit in one and not have my head jammed into the roof
>> lining ?
>No mention of head room just wider track and longer wheelbase as it's
>probably going to be on the same platform as the forthcoming Jaguar
>crossover vehicle (7 seater), not the Volvo XC90 one. Oh, and bigger, more
>powerful engines too (with the price of fuel now?).
>I bet they are right and it gets called LR2 in the States.
From my test drive the problem was width rather than height. The door
seems to curve over and be just where you can crack your head on the
roof. A bit of extra track would sort it I think.
'58 Series 2 88" aka "Stig"
'03 Volvo V70