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      10-27-2019, 12:31 AM   #45
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Saw some dude with a BMW today...235i..and he had vampire teeth below the kidneys. Not quite grill but related to the make a statement with that. No pic, sorry..was on the freeway. It was kind of cool and funny but not something I would do.
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I wonder these giant grilles are a subconscious middle finger to the EV's grille-less front ends like the Leafs, model 3 etc....
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      10-28-2019, 06:05 PM   #47
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I wonder these giant grilles are a subconscious middle finger to the EV's grille-less front ends like the Leafs, model 3 etc....
I think more like the fickle finger of fate against good taste.
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      10-29-2019, 02:15 AM   #48
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I wonder these giant grilles are a subconscious middle finger to the EV's grille-less front ends like the Leafs, model 3 etc....
No, nothing that complex. It's simply succumbing to the ostentatious and gaudy taste of Chinese buyers.
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