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Old 11-24-2002, 19:23   #1 (permalink)
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Lightbulb Ford Metrostar 2.5 V6 Executive

Came across this car as mentioned in LS1.com, sounds like it's a local model in Taiwan. Must say it has very similar cues to the BA Falcon. It's not exactly a small car either as it measures 4800mm long.

Engine is the same as the Telstar with the 2.5L V6. Interior takes the same queues as the BA as well.

http://www.ford.com.tw/new_style.php...tar2.5_v6.html
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Old 11-24-2002, 19:28   #2 (permalink)
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damn thats scary how similar they are...must say im not a fan of the wood trim though....too old school for me.
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Looks like a mixture of the 2001 camry.. VY rear end.. and falcon.

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It should look familiar, it's the current model Euro Ford Mondeo with a few minor front end sheetmetal changes for the Taiwanese market.
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A good example of how to make a perfectly good looking car look damned ugly.
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Interesting reading though Haha..
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Metrostar... now THERE's a name!!
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Metrostar... now THERE's a name!!
Yeah it's kinda Japlish isn't it. Still theres some worse names out there than that.
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Sorry guys, can't see the resemblance.... Looks more like some sort of Mazda/Mitsubishi variant to me....
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