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Nurburgring
06-18-2005, 08:30 PM
A new Korean car brand was introduced in Seoul today. The official name of the brand will be called " Torino".Although the first line-up of vehicles won't go on sale till August or September, the brand has already started building the cars in it's first factory in Incheon, South Korea. The first vehicle will be called the Torino Centaur.<br>Details will follow. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0">

SV
06-18-2005, 08:49 PM
i can't wait to see the first torinos. i think someone here is named torino. anyway, can't wait to see what you've got to show us <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> i have a made up brand too, 3 actually: montgomery, shannon and avioli, in case you're interested.

DoMiNo
06-18-2005, 09:14 PM
Ford may take issue with the name, I'm afraid.

The Water Is Poison
06-19-2005, 02:16 PM
He bought the rights to the name from ford :)

Nurburgring
06-19-2005, 04:25 PM
<A HREF="http://img143.echo.cx/my.php?image=238jf.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img143.echo.cx/img143/662/238jf.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br>The first vehicle in the Torino line up for 2006 is the Torino Centaur. The purpose of a luxury car being released first is to represent the brand's image and its future.<br><B>2006 Torino Centaur</B><br>Uses 3 different powertrains:<br>SV8=4.5L 305hp V8 mated to a 6 speed Auto<br>LV8= same as above<br>LV12=5.5L 465hp V12 mated to a 7 speed Auto<br>Competes wid Acura RL, BMW 7er,Hyundai Equus,Merc S, and Lexus LS430<br>The car itself uses the SH-AWD found in the Acura RL.<p>Hope y'all like it!!! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by EleanorGT500 at 7:09 PM 6/19/2005</i>

SV
06-19-2005, 06:54 PM
it looks great, and considering you're 11 (you are aren't you?), then you're amazingly talented <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0">

Nurburgring
06-19-2005, 07:09 PM
tks, and I am 11 in grade 5.

Nurburgring
06-20-2005, 07:40 PM
<A HREF="http://img110.echo.cx/my.php?image=torinonubia7bx.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img110.echo.cx/img110/3031/torinonubia7bx.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A> <br><B>2006 Torino Nubia</B><br>The subcompact car was released in the Torino International Headquarters in Seoul,Korea. The car has a European style combined with a below-$15.000 value. The car was designed to compete with the following cars:<br>Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio and the Toyota Echo.<br>The car uses a 1.6L 4 cylinder powertrain mated to a 6-Speed Manumatic ( a first in its class) pumping out 140 hp. The car has 6 airbags standard and has 5 stars in the NHTSA Ratings. The car will be priced between $11.000 to $14.500. The car will reach its showrooms in the Fall of 2005.<p><br>Hope y'all like it!!! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

Nurburgring
06-20-2005, 07:54 PM
<A HREF="http://img223.echo.cx/my.php?image=torinomaverick7rm.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img223.echo.cx/img223/8945/torinomaverick7rm.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><B>2006 Torino Maverick Sedan</B><br>The Maverick was shown at the Torino International Headquarters on June 19th of 2005. The Maverick was designed to combine every kind of consumers' needs in a package priced below $28.000. The Maverick has 10 airbags as a standard feature and the car itself is powered by a 3.2L 265hp powertrain mated to a 6-Speed Manumatic (CVT opt.). The car will be priced from $19.000 to $27500. The car will reach its showrooms by early Fall of 2005.<p>Hope y'all like it!!!! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

SV
06-20-2005, 08:21 PM
they look great <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> i just made a new thread on my main made-up brand, montgomery, if you want to take a look <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0">

Nurburgring
06-21-2005, 01:12 PM
<A HREF="http://img287.echo.cx/my.php?image=torinosolo5qp.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img287.echo.cx/img287/2200/torinosolo5qp.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><B>2005.5 Torino Solo</B><br>The Solo has been shown yesterday at the Torino International Headquarters in Seoul,Korea. The Solo has been designed for the youths mainly. The car competes with the Chevrolet Cobalt, Honda Civic, Kia Spectra and Toyota Corolla. The car is powered by a 2.3L 160hp ( 250hp turbo opt.) mated to either a 6-speed close-ratio manual transmission or a 6-speed manumatic. The car will be priced from $14.000 to $22.000. The car will reach its showrooms by August of 2005.<p><br>Hope y'all like it!!!! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0">

SV
07-06-2005, 10:11 AM
nice <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> clever door handles, and the grille reminds me of the maserati quattroporte