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Dan J.
03-10-2005, 05:34 AM
The whats your fav car name thread made me think of some boring cars named after exotic/exiting locations. here are some examples: have fun.<br>The cars don't have to be currently in production to be put on the list.<br>I came up with 4 for now:<br>Chevrolet Corsica<br>Dodge Monaco<br>Pontiac Catalina<br>Oldsmobile Calais<BR><BR>
<i>Modified by RepoMan at 2:58 PM 3/10/2005</i>

mzoltarp
03-10-2005, 06:47 AM
Mercury Montego<br>Chevy Monte Carlo

knicks125
03-10-2005, 06:58 AM
Buick Park Avenue<br>Chevy Malibu<br>GMC Safari<br>Lincoln Town Car (in anytown USA)<br>Mecury Monterey<br>Pontiac Aztek (there's gotta to be a town called Aztek <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"> )<br>Pontaic Motana<br>Suabaru Baja

Reppu
03-10-2005, 07:19 AM
Seat Ibiza <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/tuut.gif" BORDER="0">

Smithie
03-10-2005, 09:05 AM
Dodge Aspen

Santeno
03-10-2005, 10:35 AM
kia carnival<br>Hyundai Sant Fe (I guess that doesn't really cound since santa fe is kind of sedate)

knicks125
03-10-2005, 10:48 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>fockerRN</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">-Ford th!nk city<br>-Chevrolet Suburban (suburban areas I guess <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/nixweiss.gif" BORDER="0"> )<br>-Subaru Outback (awesome car, cool name, but named after a place nonetheless)<br>-Toyota Avalon (Avalon, NJ)<br>-Chrysler Atlantic (concept car)<br>-Cadillac El Dorado<br>-Cadillac Seville<br>-Chevrolet Cheyenne (concept)<br>-Hyundai Santa Fe<br>-Hyundai Tuscon<br>-Chrysler Cordoba<br>-GMC Sonoma<br>-Ford Torino<br>-Chrysler Town and Country (names of areas)<br>-Chrysler New Yorker<br>-Chrysler Fifth Avenue<br>-Toyota Sequoia<br>-Plymouth Sundance<br>-Jeep Grand Cherokee LAREDO<br>-Jeep Wrangler SAHARA<br>-Chevrolet Colorado<br>-Pontiac LeMans<br>-Audi LeMans<br>-Chrysler Sebring<br>-GMC Yukon<br>-GMC Denali<br>-GMC Sierra<p><br><i>Modified by fockerRN at 8:10 AM 3/10/2005</i><p><br><i>Modified by fockerRN at 8:12 AM 3/10/2005</i></TD></TR></TABLE><p><B>the topic doesn't say to name every car after exciting places, only boring cars...and you just said outback is a cool car, why is it still on the list<p>and also, audi lemans, a boring car? where is lemans anyway? </B>

bolita
03-10-2005, 12:27 PM
Dodge Omni <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/bonk.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>How 'bout appropriate names such as AMC Pacer & Gremlin <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icon11.gif" BORDER="0">

toontoy
03-10-2005, 12:50 PM
What is so exciting about Tucson? Or boring about the car?

KebabGud
03-10-2005, 03:34 PM
KIA Rio.. Rio baby Rio! .. Kia Oh my Kia<p>Oh and .. Ford Th!nk city is NOT a ford...<br>Think is the brand .. then ford came in and destroyed the company befor selling it at a gigant loss.<p>Oh and Lemans is South-east of paris..<br> <IMG SRC="http://www.motorracingtours.com/pages2/internal/gfx/holidays/maps/lemans_map.gif" BORDER="0"> <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by KebabGud at 11:39 PM 3/10/2005</i>

fockerRN
03-10-2005, 04:28 PM
yeah i guess i got carried away so i deleted my post. i just started naming cars that were named after places. the LeMans is amazing

zwei Biere bitte
03-10-2005, 09:26 PM
Pontiac Le Mans<br>Hyndai Tucson<br>Toyota Tacoma

toontoy
03-11-2005, 12:38 AM
I hardly think the Tacoma is boring, but that is my opinion. And I know Tacoma is not exciting hehe.

Reppu
03-11-2005, 02:41 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>knicks125</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><br> where is lemans anyway? </B></TD></TR></TABLE><p>Did you ever hear of the '24 hours of Le Mans'?

Hornbag
03-11-2005, 07:11 AM
Well....<p>The Mitsubishi Charisma - its not named after a place, but inaproperatly named non the less

KebabGud
03-11-2005, 08:25 AM
come on! the carisma has carisma!<br>i like that car .. i used to have that car :P<br>

whipster
03-12-2005, 10:18 AM
first generation of seat ibiza and seat cordoba