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Slippery
Slippery SuperDork
6/14/19 10:44 a.m.
WonkoTheSane said:
Knurled. said:.  It's only a convenience that most 3-box cars with tiny rear seating areas are two door, and most 3 box cars with lots of rear interior room are four door.

I've never heard the term "3 box car," what's it mean?  I cannae figure it out.

An e30 is a 3 box car. Hood/trunk/occupants.

a hatchback is a 2 box car. 

At least I think thats what it means.

 

WonkoTheSane
WonkoTheSane SuperDork
6/14/19 11:14 a.m.
Keith Tanner said:

It means it has a separate trunk, really. Box for the hood/nose, box for the passenger compartment, box for the trunk.

Gotcha, thanks.

 

Slippery - Beaten by Keith :)

MadScientistMatt
MadScientistMatt PowerDork
6/14/19 11:22 a.m.

Playing the box count with air cooled VWs:

One box.

Two box.

Three box.

Brubaker Box.

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