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Old 05-31-2007, 07:08 AM
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WTF

Thats not just ugly..... that's FUGLY!
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Old 05-31-2007, 07:12 AM
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I actually think it looks pretty nice...
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Old 05-31-2007, 07:19 AM
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looks shit... i hate imprezas... so expensive to maintain and a service every 10,000 miles >.<
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Old 05-31-2007, 07:29 AM
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Its ok looking...I kinda liked the old Impreza, the one with the original "round" lights on it.

Its main competitor, the Lancer, just got a makeover and looks much better than that.

I never had either brand of car but have heard black/white stories about both...either they are great or a piece of crap. Anyone actually own either car to shed some light cuz I actually love the look of the new Lancer.
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Old 05-31-2007, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by joe of loath
looks shit... i hate imprezas... so expensive to maintain and a service every 10,000 miles >.<
Thats nothing to bragg about, normal day to day cars round here get serviced every 6kmiles, my next door neighbor who owns a ferrari has to have his serviced every 3kmiles which costs close to $1500.


Back with the Impreza, looks like a revamped old honda civic... YUKKKK
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I think my issue with the new shape is that it's lost it's aggressive look it always used to have. This years model did start to tail off that kind of look, but the 2008 version really has killed it. Waaaaay too smooth

And yes, for me the best looking version was the first one too....


I guess you can't improve on perfection
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Old 05-31-2007, 08:12 AM
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You guys need to see the STI version.
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Originally Posted by Francis M.
You guys need to see the STI version.
I like it, but the best looking version was the one the States never saw, circa 1997.
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Old 05-31-2007, 10:39 AM
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What the hell is this ugly $h!t? I was getting a brand new Impreza WRX Sti this year and they crap on it like this? Argh!! What the hell is wrong with these people? What kind of crack are they smoking?
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Zoom zoom.

To me, it looks like a Mazda or some other generic car. I'd agree that it has lost its character.

The B9 Tribeca may be an awesome vehicle, but I wouldn't be caught dead in one of those ugly and ugly named vehicles.

EDIT: It looks like they dropped the "B9" and redesigned it, so now it's just a Tribeca and looks like a Chrysler Pacifica.

I like the looks of the Outbacks, so 1 of of 3 of their vehicles look OK.

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Is that just to save money so that they don't have to offer a wagon and a sedan?

I remember reading that the wagon actually rotated better through the turns than the sedan.

I want to see what they make it look like in full WRC colors.

Yeah, it is kinda civic like. I also reminds me a little of some of the Hot Hatches at Alfa had in the Mid 90s.

Are they going after the VW GTI with this?

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Originally Posted by CypressMidWest
I like it, but the best looking version was the one the States never saw, circa 1997.

Certainly is interesting.
The 1997 version looked very nice, and was a better performer than the current gen one, lower weight and about 5kw less than current spec
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WOW.....what have they done to this car? It looks like the Hyundai wagon of a couple of years ago....Cinco or something like that. I don't think they will sell many of those things!!!
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I think that this Alfa 147 looks pretty similiar except for the big hood scoop on the 2008 WRX.

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It looks ok but I hope they come out with a sedan version or the sti.
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