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Ok, we are all bored because of the weather. So, here's a fun idea. Kinda like playing 'F, Marry, Kill' - the rules are:

- post ONE photo (feel free to include description) of a sheer triumph in automotive styling.

- in the SAME post, post ONE photo of an epic fail.

Kinda like showing a picture of Minka Kelly standing next to Roseanne Barr.

I'll go first:

Triumph:

1934 Rolls Royce Phantom 'Circle Door':



Fail:

1980 Cadillac Seville 'Slant Back':

 

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Triumph:
Pick any Duesenberg really, but I'll go with the model J. Looks fast standing still. Land vehicle Vehicle Car Vintage car Classic car


Fail:
Acura ZDX
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Because they were the only company dumb enough to try bringing back a modern version Aztek!
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This is true for most concept to production translations.....

Triumph: Pontiac Sunfire Concept


Failure: Pontiac Sunfire Production Car
 

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Triumph:

1957 Ferrari 250 Testarossa 'Pontoon Fender'



Fail:

PT Cruiser 'Woody':

 

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Discussion Starter · #7 ·
Triumph - Jaguar Xj13



Epic Fail:

BMW 5 Series 'GT'

 

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Discussion Starter · #13 ·
Triumph - original Alfa Disco Volante:



Fail - Isuzu Vehicross - to me, looks like a running shoe:

 

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Discussion Starter · #15 ·
Let's go 'Merican with a side of Italian!

Triumph - 1954 Cadillac Roadster as styled by Pininfarina - beyond stunning!



Fail - Chrysler TC by Maserati:

 

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Discussion Starter · #16 ·
Let's go pure 'Merican!

Triumph - iconic '61 Mako Shark Vette:



Fail - 1974 Mustang II:

 
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