Do you remember car advertising slogans

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  1. Palfrem

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    Land Rover and Peugeot need to up their advertising I got those 2 wrong :doh:
     
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    Some seriously forgettable ones in there.

    BMW absolutely nailed it with ultimate driving machine. Even the other memorable ones are simply filler compared to that.
     
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    10 out of 15 One or two I had never heard of :confused: one or two I should have got.:doh:
    Most memorable was easily zoom zoom and va va voom :eek: and maybe "broken spring dork mechanic" ;)
     
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    I got 8 which surprised me, given that I'd happily boil up the whole advertising industry and use it for glue.

    Another one for you. Which car had "It goes better than it looks" as a genuine slogan?
     
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    9. Reasonable but I have to admit to getting the MB slogan wrong.
     
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    10 out of 15. Mostly guesswork though except for a couple. Got the Mercedes slogan wrong!
     
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    12 right.
     
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    Don't worry, 'The best or nothing' was also forgotten about by Mercedes quite a few years back ;)
     
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    I managed to get 11.

    Who remembers "Hand built, by robots"?

    And the Not The Nine O'clock News version ...

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    Got 11 too, some of them obviously weren't that memorable then!

    The Ultimate Driving Machine & Vorsprung Durch Technik are probably the most famous.
     
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    12.

    I thought the MB one was "look at the rust on that for a 2008 car".
     
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    10 right, some never heard of.
     
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    Got 11, guessing more than actual knowing
     
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    OOOPs same here !!!!
     
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    11...........guessed a couple...some are awful,and they got paid for them....
     
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    Who remembers

    Who remembers

    Pace with grace, Rush with hush?

    BTW I only got 8 as well...
     

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