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    DeLorean in Volkswagen Commercial

    Just found a DeLorean in a new Volkswagen TV commercial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62XjfSDjahQ
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    Quote Originally Posted by eseethal View Post
    Just found a DeLorean in a new Volkswagen TV commercial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62XjfSDjahQ
    Ah memories...

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    Yep. Love that commercial. After it was originally discussed, I was wondering why the DeLorean was in it, and I since learned that it's probably because VW now owns the design studio, ItalDesign Giugiaro S.p.A, founded in part by Giorgetto Giugiaro. He/they designed many iconic cars, and arguably one of the most timeless is the DeLorean.
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    or because a former owner works for the advertising company


    and then we all remember the James Bond advertisement where they presented
    the Delorean as a complete junk car and JB drove away with a Beetle

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