an observation about european cars vs the rest of the world....

Per Lindgren lindgre at
Fri Sep 7 02:29:24 EDT 2001

Ti Kan wrote:

> Larry C Leung writes:
> >  Eurovan is a made up name, same is Sharan
> The Eurovan name is only used in North America.  In other markets that
> model is called the Caravelle.  VW probably changed the name to avoid
> confusion with the Dodge Caravan.

The first VW Caravelle models came out on Euro market in 1983, 3 years
after VW chose the Vanagon name for the US. Still, there was a Caravelle
on the US market, I believe it was a Dodge or Plymouth sedan?

92 Cabrio 2.3E

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