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Old 09-01-2015, 03:56 AM
Swallow Doretti Swallow Doretti is offline
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Originally Posted by Crash View Post
Not a bad thing...I wish NA would realize the benefits of this configuration and embrace it....more room, better visibility, (probably) improved aerodynamics, etc, etc, etc, For example, the Mazda 6 hatch/slope back from 2 generations ago - was brilliant; but a sales dud.
It was, but it did better than the wagon. 5% of sales from that generation were hatchbacks, while only 0.5% were wagons.

A couple of premium hatchbacks are doing really well right now--the A7 and the 3-series GT/4-series. Maybe Buick is seeing another opportunity in the marketplace as a result?
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