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post #1 of 34 (permalink) Old 05-19-2019, 01:28 PM Thread Starter
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Tauro front end

Does anyone know if the front end of the Tauro has ever been duplicated or know someone I could commission to recreate a similar look for my solstice?
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No, but you could probably ask Norm to do one. It would be very expensive and would take a long, long time to see the new part.

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What do you call very expensive?
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Write them an email. The Tareo was made in the US and shipped to Spain for conversion f

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I thought they where made in Spain and the conversion done in the US. It looks like the company is no longer around so who would I email?
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Write them an email. The Tareo was made in the US and shipped to Spain for conversion f
I think you've got that one backwards, Rob. The conversions were done by Performance Autowerks from the Chicago area, and then shipped to Spain for the body work and interiors.

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I think you've got that one backwards, Rob. The conversions were done by Performance Autowerks from the Chicago area, and then shipped to Spain for the body work and interiors.

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Which is what I said, or tried to say.
The company is still in existence. Cars were a sideline / hobby for them. You can find their website if you do a little searching. I have exchanged email with the owner on several occasions.

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Their website no longer exists if you have a contact please pm it to me.
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What's a Tauro? Pictures?
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Does anyone know if the front end of the Tauro has ever been duplicated or know someone I could commission to recreate a similar look for my solstice?
This is a similar question, with answer ....

https://www.solsticeforum.com/forum/...et-one-104569/


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Some photos in this thread . . . .

https://www.solsticeforum.com/forum/...ock-off-84729/
https://www.solsticeforum.com/forum/...e-spain-72654/

And tons more on google
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The Tauro was a hobby by a much bigger business I'm pretty sure the mmain business is still in operation. I will dig out the address info from my email. I hope

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I was able to contact them through their Facebook page even though there hasn’t been a post on it since 2017. We exchanged several messages once I responded to the question of were k was located the responses stopped. I sent another message today but no response yet. I didn’t get a no we won’t sell parts answer but haven’t received the yes the parts are available and will cost you x answer either.
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Here you go

https://www.linkedin.com/in/pedroper.../?locale=en_US

In 2010, several Spanish businessmen, including Pedro J Santos,[8] and a British manufacturer of racing cars joined together to create the company based in Valladolid.


[:[email protected]]

The current website for what I believe is his business
Prins Autogassystemen BV

Give him a call.
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Here you go

https://www.linkedin.com/in/pedroper.../?locale=en_US

In 2010, several Spanish businessmen, including Pedro J Santos,[8] and a British manufacturer of racing cars joined together to create the company based in Valladolid.

[:[email protected]]

The current website for what I believe is his business
Prins Autogassystemen BV
I think your information is a bit dated.

BTW, the "tauro.eu" web address is currently for sale and available.

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