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Original Chevette TV advert

Postby jbowman » 02 Mar 2008, 00:49

Thought it might be of interest to everyone, I'd never seen it before & loved the Chevette slogan, lol.
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http://youtube.com/watch?v=ogqEamihmoE
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Postby Mull » 02 Mar 2008, 16:18

Thats is so bad its cool. No wonder the chevette had an image problem if thats the best that Vauxhall could do.
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Postby Doive » 02 Mar 2008, 17:17

I did think the opening shot of the Chevette drifting across the beach perfectly sums up what the car is all about. Small, nimble, rear wheel drive - I'd like to see a mk1 Fiesta trying the same thing. The Chevette, the Triumph Toledo, and to a lesser extent the Toyota Starlet, were the last of a dying breed of small rear wheel drive cars. However, the rest of the advert was utter pap.
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Postby Bulldognz » 02 Mar 2008, 23:14

OMG! They had bloody nuns driving it....no wonder.
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Postby V8-CHEVETTE » 03 Mar 2008, 21:35

Geese, pigs , fishing and Nuns what an image :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Postby Chevette Girl » 21 Mar 2008, 21:03

playing Iron Maiden in the background made a really interesting counterpoint to that advert, I must say...

(Be Quick or Be Dead on the From Here to Eternity video in case anyone wondered)
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Postby shoveitnz » 31 Mar 2008, 20:22

ahhhhhh- makes me all warm and gooey inside- its whatever i want it to be eh?... I'd like mine to be a ferrari dino 246 please- but i dont think thats gonna bl--dy well happen no matter how hard I wish!

At least all the cars in the advert had the superior looking and much classier recessed headlights eh!......
NZ desperately needs more immigration and fresh blood. Our eyes are getting far too close together!

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Postby Herbie_Flowers » 01 Apr 2008, 15:11

shoveitnz wrote:At least all the cars in the advert had the superior looking and much classier recessed headlights eh!......

only cos the adverts were OLD :P
driving with bulbs and not candles at night is so much safer don't you think :?: :)
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