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Um, why does this car have an anus?
It's weird how the rear of this new Honda concept looks like it connects with the nose of the old Honda concept. Maybe they are recently separated twins
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The display looks terrific. I wish I could have made it out. I'm looking forward to the press releases today from Lotus.
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Yes, it is coming.
But will they call it the Dodge Charger? Plug your Charger into the charger? Sorry, could not help myself, will go back to lurking now.
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Yes, it is coming.
Evora still has less room for a front license plate than the Elise/Exige.

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But will they call it the Dodge Charger? Plug your Charger into the charger? Sorry, could not help myself, will go back to lurking now.
that was the lamest joke i have ever heard before in my life, and yet, i could not stop from laughing because it made perfect sense

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god this thing is brutal lol
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it really is. reminds me of the elongated clitoris on a female hyena.

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it really is. reminds me of the elongated clitoris on a female hyena.
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it really is. reminds me of the elongated clitoris on a female hyena.
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Actually, while it has a few strange elements, the car looks pretty cool in person

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while it has a few strange elements, the car looks pretty cool in person
no, no it doesn't. in person, you'd have a hard time telling if this thing was coming or going. this is just 'weird' for the sake of being 'weird'. what happened to the days of designing good looking cars?

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no, no it doesn't. in person, you'd have a hard time telling if this thing was coming or going. this is just 'weird' for the sake of being 'weird'. what happened to the days of designing good looking cars?

Yes it does

other than the nose and tail (which is designed like that to manage airflow) it is low and sleek like a Lamborghini.

And besides, it's a fiberglass concept that will never make it into production, so it doesn't matter

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other than the nose and tail it is low and sleek like a Lamborghini.
that's like saying, "other than her flat arse and her badger face, she's got really nice shoulders like jenny mccarthy".

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that's like saying, "other than her flat arse and her badger face, she's got really nice shoulders like jenny mccarthy".



Point being, despite a couple of weird design elements, it had a pretty nice overall shape and presence

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Um, why does this car have an anus?
I think Honda is trying to compete with Porsche by mounting the engine 2ft behind and above the rear wheels. Obviously this is the best place to mount a 200-300lb weight.
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Um, why does this car have an anus?
Not just an anus but a Baboon anus. Looks like something from Tron.

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Maybe that's how you charge it - back it up into the socket.
Could be for deep space docking as well - "Hal, open the pod bay doors......"
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I think that's where you put your awesome stereo system so the whole neighborhood can hear what you're listening to. Great for parties.

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i think they're basically saying lambo owners want to copulate with their cars, and thats how big a receptacle needs to be in order to accomodate how big they think their equipment is ? but they ought to have put some sort of protective cover over the top to stop the gold medallion scratching the paint, possibly some handles on the sides

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Not just an anus but a Baboon anus. Looks like something from Tron.
Those look like afterburners. Probably for the upcoming Batman Beyond movie.

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