gone in 60 grand

McCarthy, Mike; Ponchard, Nathan
September 2002
Wheels;Sep2002, p84
Product Review
Evaluates several automobiles. Saab 9-3 Turbo Anniversary from Saab Automobile AB; Jaguar X-Type 2.1 SE from Jaguar Cars Ltd.; Volvo S60 2.4 SE from Volvo AB.


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