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Forum: Industry News and Rumors 07-20-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,299
Posted By mick78
I'll second that. The rotary shifter was probably...

I'll second that. The rotary shifter was probably the only part I didn't like about my rental Fusion in the US; Like all those fancy sifters nowadays solving a problem that never existed,and adding...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-20-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,601
Posted By mick78
Yes, it is; And the problem is teh same as with...

Yes, it is; And the problem is teh same as with Audi, as the engine in a longitudinal/FWD car needs to sit infront of the axle (unlike traverse, where it can sit on top basically), as the drive shats...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-19-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,915
Posted By mick78
https://www.netcarshow.com/hyundai/2019-i30_n_line...

https://www.netcarshow.com/hyundai/2019-i30_n_line/

https://www.netcarshow.com/Hyundai-i30_N_Line-2019-800-01.jpg
https://www.netcarshow.com/Hyundai-i30_N_Line-2019-800-0b.jpg...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-19-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By mick78
Looking at the rear window and the cut lines of...

Looking at the rear window and the cut lines of the trunk, I kind of doubt it, but yes, it would make a lot of sense, especially if this is an "Europe only" model...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-19-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By mick78
Whilst having a related Kia is quite normal, the...

Whilst having a related Kia is quite normal, the Sonata and slightly smaller (few cm, in wheelbase and length) i40 otherwise looking a lot alike, make about as much sense as the two different VW...
Forum: Industry News and Rumors 07-18-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 10,361
Posted By mick78
The discounts offered on even new VAG products in...

The discounts offered on even new VAG products in Europe is eye watering. Choose of dealer lot, and no one will compete with the discounts, not even close;

Plus marketing is indeed good to the...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-18-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,597
Posted By mick78
https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/audi-reveals-fac...

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/audi-reveals-facelifted-2019-tt-just-time-models-20th-anniversary/

To celebrate the 20th anniversary, the Audi TT gets a facelift (of the spot the difference...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-18-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By mick78
2019/20 Hyundai i40

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/new-2019-hyundai-i40-spied-sharper-looks-preview-next-sonata/

I guess Hyundai perceives the sales of it#s i40 in a quickly shrinking market outside th eUS and...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-18-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 14,397
Posted By mick78
I meant size wise, and kind of power wise too;...

I meant size wise, and kind of power wise too; The Celica was a regular coupe, in the power range of a hot hatch; segments have moved on considerably power wise, whilst the Supra will have similar...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-18-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By mick78
Calling this a coupe is a joke, right? It looks...

Calling this a coupe is a joke, right? It looks as square shaped as the regular version. Tbh., I wouldn't have even noticed that this is a new model, but thought it is any other regular VAG SUV;
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-18-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 14,397
Posted By mick78
Yes, but the last Supra was released 25 years...

Yes, but the last Supra was released 25 years ago, a lot has changed since then, and, tbh., this Supra isn't even in the same segment as the original Supra, more where a Celica would be, comparing to...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-18-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,041
Posted By mick78
Especially since the GLS (or back then GL) has...

Especially since the GLS (or back then GL) has been around since 2006 (not even mentioning the Range Rover or the slightly different audience targeting large land Cruisers or Cadillac Escallade).
...
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-17-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,041
Posted By mick78
But then again, Mercedes already has the GLS for...

But then again, Mercedes already has the GLS for a considerable time around, how does that do in the US? In Europe it seems that most luxury car buyers who want a 4x4 will still choose the Range...
Forum: New Cars 2018/2019 07-17-2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,260
Posted By mick78
Those names are hilarious ;) The car, like...

Those names are hilarious ;)

The car, like most Kei cars, looks lovely though.
Forum: Car Spy Pictures 07-17-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,041
Posted By mick78
Wearing a little less camo, and closer up; ...

Wearing a little less camo, and closer up;

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/07/bmw-x7-flaunts-super-sized-styling-prepares-battle-mercedes-gls/
...
Forum: Concept Cars 07-16-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 300
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: 20,579
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: 12
Views: 2,003
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: 6,331
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: 2,718
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: 2,718
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: 74
Views: 9,299
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: 74
Views: 9,299
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: 6,331
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: 2,718
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....
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