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Old 05-18-2003, 04:47   #1 (permalink)
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Why is the FPV emblem a Kiwi?

Look at the FPV emblem. Why is it a kiwi? See the shape, including the long beak? Not sure what the marketing strategy is, but there is definitely a kiwi in the emblem.
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PULLEASEEE... Back to the sharing shed for you mate!
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No thanks, I'm not an aussie rousey.

look at the emblem - you must admit there is a kiwi in there.
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eek

HOLY CRAP!!!!
I see it too!

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Friggen scarey isn't it??



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ROTFPML!!.. Sorry AU11 XR8..Gotta admit, I think you ARE on to something there!... ford.boy has convinced me!... ( if you turn it upside down & look at it in a mirror, it resembles a Koala I reckon?)
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ROTFPML!!.. Sorry AU11 XR8..Gotta admit, I think you ARE on to something there!... ford.boy has convinced me!... ( if you turn it upside down & look at it in a mirror, it resembles a Koala I reckon?)
You are crazy. I can't see the Koala.
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Sorry guys, most of us NZers spotted the secret kiwi in the FPV logo when it first came out...

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Re: Why is the FPV emblem a Kiwi?

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Look at the FPV emblem. Why is it a kiwi? See the shape, including the long beak? Not sure what the marketing strategy is, but there is definitely a kiwi in the emblem.

Since when did kiwis have wings.
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