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I think what you just quoted is what came back to haunt Porsche...the coffin nails in this particular battle!
Originally Posted by osiris2600 View Post
During the course of the Garrison case, the
evidence disclosed that PORSCHE's own testing of the 930
Turbo vehicle had revealed that it had a dangerous tendency
to oversteer and PORSCHE's official test report
characterized the handling of the vehicle as "poisonous."
Before producing PORSCHE's test report, the head of PORSCHE
operations in the United States, flew to Germany and ordered
the testing engineer to falsify the report by changing
"poisonous" to "normal" and by changing "oversteer" to
"understeer." He was also ordered to delete his
recommendation that the vehicle's handling be changed to


Although I don't agree with suing for every nook and cranny, it's still pretty bad that Porsche did that.
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