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Forum: Concept Cars Today, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 44
Posted By mick78
Well probably not most complex, but unlike say a...

Well probably not most complex, but unlike say a fender, a headlight needs federal or EC certification, so certifying a bespoke small volume unit would be expensive;
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-13-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 20,403
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/worlds-cheapest-...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/worlds-cheapest-car-dead-tata-reportedly-pulls-plug-nano/

Given how an ambitious project the Tata Nano was, and how much talk there had been, it#s also remarkable...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-13-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,574
Posted By mick78
Which Land Cruiser does not have Airbags? Even...

Which Land Cruiser does not have Airbags? Even the oldest ones dating back to the 80ies and not sold globally do offer them by now.

I guess the AEB problem of Jeep is the folding wind screen,...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-13-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,131
Posted By mick78
Well with all that being international is true,...

Well with all that being international is true, I'd still sya that there are cars that look distinctively "German" (probably closest to what some see as Euro Style), "British"(even when technically...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-13-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,440
Posted By mick78
If there was a considerable size or shape...

If there was a considerable size or shape difference, I'd agree; But, compare the roof lines, one is a fastback, the other a near fastback shooting break style; Length , wheelbase and height are...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-12-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,440
Posted By mick78
I agree, the regular Panamera also feels more...

I agree, the regular Panamera also feels more Porsche now than it did before, and this having a similar greenhouse should feel more Porsche as well (at least visually, not 2 ton plus SUV will veer be...
Forum: Industry News and Rumors 07-12-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,407
Posted By mick78
Well Ford can easily raise the suspension of the...

Well Ford can easily raise the suspension of the Mondeo, just as everyone else does, and the Mondeo Wagon is already available with AWD in Europe, so it would be longer springs, larger wheels and a...
Forum: Industry News and Rumors 07-12-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,407
Posted By mick78
Given that the Mondeo as wagon sells in figures...

Given that the Mondeo as wagon sells in figures larger enough in Europe to keep it around (and likely the sedan version will generate volume in China), giving it an "Active" treatment (after Fiesta...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-11-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,131
Posted By mick78
I agree, that is an attractive cross over; I...

I agree, that is an attractive cross over; I don't know whether I'd say it's a plus it looks even more like a Lexus or Mazda than a GM product here....
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-11-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,440
Posted By mick78
I'm pretty sure you will have that soon at Ryan...

I'm pretty sure you will have that soon at Ryan Air, and once Uber has self driving cars, there as well....
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-11-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,440
Posted By mick78
http://www.autobild.de/artikel/porsche-cayenne-cou...

http://www.autobild.de/artikel/porsche-cayenne-coupe-2019-erlkoenig-13805563.html

Now the real deal testing. If you like your Cayenne with a slightly faster (Panamera like) back, this is it;...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-11-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 714
Posted By mick78
http://www.autobild.de/bilder/vw-polo-suv-t-cross-...

http://www.autobild.de/bilder/vw-polo-suv-t-cross-2018-test-infos-und-bilder-9445703.html#bild1

German magazines start driving prototypes;
...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-11-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By mick78
Good spot, ye, looks like that; Probably some...

Good spot, ye, looks like that; Probably some high end version that you will lock/unlock with your phone? Or a bracelet like Jaguar?
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By mick78
Somehow, and us car guys will never understand,...

Somehow, and us car guys will never understand, people love them. So car makers make them. So yes, this is exactly what you describe...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By mick78
I agree, this is also what I meant by Audi like,...

I agree, this is also what I meant by Audi like, busy yet boring at the same time;
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/2019-ds3-crossba...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/2019-ds3-crossback-leaked-patent-images-looks-like-real-deal/

Patent drawings "leaked"

https://images.carscoops.com/2018/07/c4610311-ds3-crossback-02.jpg...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,916
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/toyota-previews-...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/toyota-previews-new-supra-prototype-ahead-goodwood-dynamic-debut/

Teased for Goodwood, where it will be shown/raced, despite with the camo wrap seen here...
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Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,479
Posted By mick78
Indeed, it isn't even a proper W12 (that would be...

Indeed, it isn't even a proper W12 (that would be 3 inline 4s); a normal V12 is balanced because it combines two in itself super balanced inline 6s. The W12 was always a compromise between reusing...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-10-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 21,070
Posted By mick78
The new grille has something of a Toyota, a bit...

The new grille has something of a Toyota, a bit like the still current Euro Corollla (and a bit current Auris hatchback too); I agree that the current Elantra is very conservative, and this does...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-06-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,959
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/updated-2019-bmw...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/updated-2019-bmw-x1-getting-ready-audis-new-q3/

With a new Mercedes GLA & a larger GLB as well as a new Q3 arriving soon, the small (but no longer smallest) BMW...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-06-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,536
Posted By mick78
Whilst I wouldn't say the new A7 is ugly, I...

Whilst I wouldn't say the new A7 is ugly, I generally agree - it got worse in a lot of minor details, that all sum up to a now okay instead of gorgeous model. The amount of creases, LED bling and...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-05-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,536
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/2019-audi-q3-loo...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/2019-audi-q3-looks-ready-renew-assault-luxury-subcompact-rivals/

Among the sea of VAG cross overs of the recent past, it is easy to forget that the rather old Q3...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-05-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,322
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/audi-shows-2020-...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/audi-shows-2020-e-tron-crossovers-cabin-gets-door-screens/

Inteiror officially shown ahaead of the full reveal, including the "screens in the doors instead of...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-04-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,183
Posted By mick78
This would probably be 90% of a Mercedes CLA AMG...

This would probably be 90% of a Mercedes CLA AMG for 50% of the price...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-04-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 714
Posted By mick78
the Tarek (the one that the US is supposed to...

the Tarek (the one that the US is supposed to get) is again a different vehicle, a rebadged Seat Ateca

This is smaller (slightly), despite being based of the same platform. But MQB gave birth to...
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