Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 81. Chapters: Ford Mondeo, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Lancia Delta, Subaru Impreza, Nissan Altima, Ford Mustang SVT Cobra, Renault Laguna, Porsche 993, Chrysler Concorde, Volvo FH, SEAT C rdoba, Volkswagen Golf Variant, Porsche 911 GT2, Peugeot 306, Fiat Punto, Dodge Intrepid, Suzuki Wagon R, BMW Compact, Nissan Quest, Proton Wira, Citro n Xantia, Toyota T100, Fiat Coup, Lister Storm, Aston Martin DB7, Volkswagen Passat, Rover 600 Series, Holden VR Commodore, Mercury Villager, BMW R1100GS, De Tomaso Guar, SsangYong Musso, SsangYong Musso Sports, Ford ED Falcon. Excerpt: The Ford Mondeo is a large family car sold by the Ford Motor Company in various markets throughout the world. The name qMondeoq derives from the Latin word mundus, meaning qworld.q The initial generation of the Mondeo was developed as a qworld car, q along with North American models marketed as the Ford Contour and Mercury Mystique until 2000. The Mondeo was launched on 8 January 1993, and sales began on 22 March 1993. Available as a four-door saloon, a five-door hatchback, and a five-door estate, all models for the European market were produced at Ford's plant in the Belgian city of Genk. The Sierra had been built there since its launch in 1982, although until 1989, right hand drive Sierras had also been built in UK at the Dagenham plant. Intended as a world car, it replaced the Ford Sierra in Europe, the Ford Telstar in a large portion of Asia and other markets, while the Ford Contour and Mercury Mystique replaced the Ford Tempo and Mercury Topaz in North America. Unlike the Sierra, the Mondeo is front-wheel drive in its most common form, with a rarer four-wheel drive version available on the Mk1 car only. Instigated in 1986, the design of the car cost Ford US$6 billion. It was one of the most expensive new car programs ever. The Mondeo was sig...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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