View Full Version : Favorite car name

01-18-2005, 06:01 AM
Some magazine made a poll few years ago. The question was just about people's favorite car name. Alfa Romeo Giulietta won. Now let's have something like that here. You can say 3 top places of you.

01-18-2005, 07:36 AM
Too many to choose from, but it could be this:<p>Lamborghini Miura<br>Pontiac Solstice<br>Ferrari Enzo<p><br>

01-18-2005, 01:23 PM
Lexus RX330<br>Scion tC<br>Mercedes Benz S 600<p><BR><BR>
<i>Modified by Flagship GT at 3:59 PM 1/18/2005</i>

01-18-2005, 02:19 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Flagship GT</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Lexus<br>Scion <br>Mercedes Benz<p></TD></TR></TABLE><p>I rather mean full name: brand + model. Do it like Reppu did.

01-18-2005, 04:20 PM
kia rio <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>ford focus <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>toyota echo <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emwink.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>ferrari enzo <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icon11.gif" BORDER="0">

Top Secret
01-18-2005, 04:34 PM
Holden Monaro<p>Nissan Silvia<p>Suzuki Mighty Boy!

01-18-2005, 05:03 PM
Volkswagen Thing <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>Lamborghini Murcielago<br>Nissan Titan<br>Audi Pikes Peak<br>Honda Civic<br>Porsche Cayenne<br>RR Phantom<br>...the list goes on<p>Shall we have a thread for worst car names?<p>

01-18-2005, 05:05 PM
Nissan Moco<br>Nissan Titan<p>Isuzu Mysterious Utility Wizard (lol), Trooper, Stylus, Piazza, Axiom, Amigo, Ascender, Rodeo :) (They have a relly good car namer!)<p>Proton Gen-2<p><br>

01-18-2005, 06:33 PM
Faecel Vega<br>Nissan Cube<br>Nissan Titan<p>I can probably think of better ones tho... I really like the first one however.

01-18-2005, 06:43 PM
Moco? Now that's comedy (It means booger in spanish) :)<p>I don't care for car names one way or another, Though I love the traditions of naming cars after a specific topic, Like Maserati's that used to be named after winds, Lamborghini's that are named after spanish fighting Bulls, Etc.<p>I do love a few Brand Names. Audi rolls off the tounge quite nicely in most languages. For some strange Reason I've always loved the name Hispano-Suiza.

01-19-2005, 12:12 AM
For not well meditated names, take this:<p>Mazda Laputa (in spanish means 'the*****')<br>Mitsubishi Pajero (in spanish means 'wanker')

01-19-2005, 02:56 AM
I like:<p>Audi Nuvolari<br>Lambo Murcielago<br>Lambo Diablo<p><br>For the car designs I'm making (hope to have it scanned soon), I'm having my company's name to be <B>HMS</B> for <B>Helios MotorSports</B>, and one of the first sports car to be <B>Valkyrie</B>

01-19-2005, 05:44 AM
BMW M5<br>only....

01-19-2005, 02:52 PM
I like the names like:<p>Olds Toronado<br>Ford Scorpio<br>Mitsu Sapporo<br>Fiat Mirafiori<br>Ferrari Daytona<br>Volvo Amazon<br> <br>and i hate all those names with numbers and letter in it like ,citroen C4, Aud A6, Mercedes A, BMW 1, Peugeot 207

01-19-2005, 09:33 PM
Ford Funk! This is the name thats should replace the Ka in the UK market! WOW, its so kool.<p>Ford Funk<br>Ford Funk<br>Ford Funk....<p>Oh, and Honda Jazz, now thats a kool name.

01-20-2005, 06:48 AM
OK, it's an oldie, but:<br>Auburn Speedster. Not to be confused with the Packard Bobtail Speedster.

Naga Royal Guard
01-20-2005, 07:44 AM
Toyota Supra Turbo<p>( said just like that, cause its the death to all; and its funny as fuk sayin Toyota and <i>turbo</i> in the same line :) )

01-22-2005, 12:32 AM
CAYENNE and TESTAROSSA <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

01-22-2005, 03:25 PM
Nissan Pathfinder Armada<br>Aston Martin Vanquish<br>VW Golf Club/VW Polo Club (a European special edition--proof that the Germans have some sense of humor)

Naga Royal Guard
01-22-2005, 03:32 PM

BMW rulez
01-22-2005, 03:37 PM
- Lamborghini Murcielago<br>- Lamborghini Diablo<br>- Porsche Cayenne<br>- Porsche Carerra GT

01-22-2005, 10:46 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Hornbag_1</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Ford Funk! This is the name thats should replace the Ka in the UK market! WOW, its so kool.<p>Ford Funk<br>Ford Funk<br>Ford Funk....<br></TD></TR></TABLE><p>Are you joking, or do you really not know what that means in slang?<p>I've always liked Chevrolet Corvette.

01-23-2005, 01:39 AM
yea...the corvete is a cool name, especially 'vette...or corvette stingray, or just stingray...all cool names...the diablo is also a cool name...360 modena is a pretty slick name...along with testarossa...

01-24-2005, 09:15 AM
Humber Super Snipe has a nice ring to it.

01-24-2005, 02:18 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Naga Royal Guard</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Altezza</TD></TR></TABLE><br>ohh yee .. say that one more time baby <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/cool.gif" BORDER="0">

Naga Royal Guard
01-24-2005, 07:47 PM
<br>helll yeaaaa, first time someone said it to me i was like <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/scared.gif" BORDER="0"> WTF did you say?! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

01-24-2005, 08:19 PM
oh, I thought of 360 Modena, but forgot...<br>I like it coz it reminds of 360 degrees, which sounds very "complete" and Modena simply caresses my ear <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"> .<p><I>Altezza</I> is also kickin' ass! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> <br> <p>RS, GT, GTV, GTI mean bizzness <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/cool.gif" BORDER="0"> <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by RS at 9:29 PM 1/24/2005</i>

01-25-2005, 02:41 PM
Rolls-Royce PHANTOM --- such a suiting name and also an awesome name

03-07-2005, 07:07 PM

03-07-2005, 07:45 PM
Altezza<p>Prius<p>Mighty Max<p>

03-07-2005, 08:08 PM
Vantage<p>And I hate how the new V8 is called the Vantage because it's not a Vantage. Vantage used to mean top of the line and high performance. An extreme machine. They're destroying a good name with a great history.

03-10-2005, 02:18 AM
Hmm....<p>Vanquish<br>Legend<br>Fuga (definitely on my list)<br>360 Modena<br>Cayenne<br>Nissan Lafesta<br>Nissan Tiida and/or Tiida Latio or whatever you may call it<br>Nissan Note (not TONE!! which sounds stupid)<br>Nissan Micra<br>Honda Fit/Jazz<br>Honda FR-V<br>Honda Odyssey (of course the Japanese-APAC version)<br>Honda Accord Euro<br>Toyota Vitz (maybe)<br>Toyota Caldina (now that's a unique name)<br>Mitsubishi Grandis<br>Toyota Previa (sorry but not Estima nor Tarago)<br>Ford Focus<br>Mazda 5<br>Lexus IS<br>Toyota Altezza (not a bad name after all)<p><br>waaah, my list is too long yet I have so much more car names to include.<p>Fine, my list would stop for a while.

Seller Automotive
03-12-2005, 03:34 AM
COUNTACH... apparently in Italian that word is slang for "HOLY SHlT"<p>The rumor, according to something i saw on tv.. said the first time the finished car was driven outside, someone who saw it.. yelled "Countach".. a Lambo Exec overheard it.. and the rest is history, thats how the car got the name.<p>Sounds kinda crazy.. but its a cool story if true.

03-12-2005, 07:21 AM
Im gona do this again...<p>Ford Focus<br>Mazda 6 (actually all mazda car names, 2,3,5,6 etc)<br>Honda Jazz

03-12-2005, 10:06 AM
I hvan't posted mine yet<p>Porsche Cayenne<br>Islero<br>Isdera<br>Lancia fulvia<br>Alfa Romeo Giulietta

against the wall
03-12-2005, 08:04 PM
fusion is a cool name<br>thats all i can think of right now

03-12-2005, 08:43 PM
In no particular order...<p>Porsche Cayenne<br>Lamborghini Gallardo<br>Lamborghini Murcielago

03-13-2005, 04:02 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>carfan223</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">fusion is a cool name<br>thats all i can think of right now</TD></TR></TABLE><p>I 2nd that car fan! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0">

03-14-2005, 01:33 AM
Tucker Torpedo <p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

03-17-2005, 03:24 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>AXLE</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Tucker Torpedo <p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p>Good one!<p>For me,<p><B>Eagle Talon</B> (though the moniker "talon" would've been GREAT on a supercar!)<p><B>Oldsmobile Cutlass</B> (doesn't mean as much since they castrated it in the '80s, but I love the swashbuckling feel <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/pirate2.gif" BORDER="0"> )<p><B>Ford Mustang</B> (ahh, the free spirit of America <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> )<br>

04-06-2005, 10:57 PM
Ford Fusion<br>Lincoln Zephyr<br>Chevy Malibu Maxx