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Old 09-02-2005, 09:17 AM   #1
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In all of the reading I've done, I haven't found an explanation of what the letters GXP stand for. Does anyone have any ideas or suggestions?
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In all of the reading I've done, I haven't found an explanation of what the letters GXP stand for. Does anyone have any ideas or suggestions?
Similarly I always wondered about the ( i ) in SSEi, you go from a non SC engine to a SC type one and you add an i, I could never find anything the made sense.

My thinking is if a GTP can (after mods) be upgraded to a GTX why can't an SSEi be upgraded to an SSEx.



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I believe the i at the end was a drunk marketing persons interpretation of the 1 as the eight digit of the vin. They got drunk and didn't think letters and numbers could be mixed up. I think only rice does that.

So if you were designated to definately have a SC then you had an i... ever wonder why all the letters are caps and the i is lower case?
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I believe the i at the end was a drunk marketing persons interpretation of the 1 as the eight digit of the vin. They got drunk and didn't think letters and numbers could be mixed up. I think only rice does that.

So if you were designated to definately have a SC then you had an i... ever wonder why all the letters are caps and the i is lower case?
That'* awesome.... but I don't get it. Are you sure you haven't been doing any of this?
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Its a model designation with no meaning at all... Just letters...

The only Bonnie from 92-99 and 00-05 to have any meaning at all was the SLE <--- Sport Luxury Edition...

LE, SE, SSE, SSEi and GXP are just trim level designations with no meaning... we have gone round and round with GM on that one... They have no meaning...LOL

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Its a model designation with no meaning at all... Just letters...

The only Bonnie from 92-99 and 00-05 to have any meaning at all was the SLE <--- Sport Luxury Edition...

LE, SE, SSE, SSEi and GXP are just trim level designations with no meaning... we have gone round and round with GM on that one... They have no meaning...LOL
Then perhaps that what they do on Fridays over there.... and come up with meaningless designations.
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SSE super sport edition, SSEi super sport edition inducted, SE sport edition, SLE sport luxury editon, GXP? I had no clue and LE luxury edition not sure on that?
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Its a model designation with no meaning at all... Just letters...

LE, SE, SSE, SSEi and GXP are just trim level designations with no meaning...
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I believe the i at the end was a drunk marketing persons interpretation of the 1 as the eight digit of the vin. They got drunk and didn't think letters and numbers could be mixed up. I think only rice does that.

So if you were designated to definately have a SC then you had an i... ever wonder why all the letters are caps and the i is lower case?
SSEi looks a lot better than SSEI. atleast in my opinion it does.
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