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Limited edition model name

Postby Cecil » 12 Jan 2018, 20:02

Wondering why German market multivans have white star, red star, blue star names on them rather than WeiB stern,rot stern,Blau stern.
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Re: Limited edition model name

Postby multisi » 13 Jan 2018, 09:28

Yeah considering they didn't market them that much in English speaking countries. But then Rot Stern doesn't sound that appealing ! Why they didn't make right hand drive versions is puzzling aswell.
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Re: Limited edition model name

Postby silverbullet » 13 Jan 2018, 10:35

...or "Magnum" or "Coach" for that matter.

Why do the LLE have badges that read "Limited Last Edition"

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Re: Limited edition model name

Postby Citizen Smith » 13 Jan 2018, 10:49

Well working on the basis that over used Plasticine finishes up just one colour usually duck poo green, I have always been of the opinion that eventually the whole world will finish up using English as their first language.

Although considering the preponderance on the part of the English to mimic the cultures of other sometimes more apparently successful cultures I was not surprised to see that Chinese as a second language is the done thing for many academics and prospective high flyers in the world.

Whatever the reason it wouldn't be done if there weren't a few bob in it somewhere. :wink:

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Re: Limited edition model name

Postby RogerT » 13 Jan 2018, 16:33

multisi wrote: But then Rot Stern doesn't sound that appealing !

I dunno, I've some pretty stern rot on mine!
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Re: Limited edition model name

Postby ZsZ » Yesterday, 11:56

In that age it was fancy to have a product with english name ;)
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