Old and svelte vs new and fat

captain_70s

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Fat Corsa is fat.


The Yaris doesn't look too bad regards size, until you remember the Dolomite was a small family car in it's day and the Yaris is a supermini...


I don't think this ad is supposed to make me want a 205...
 

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I've never seen a Mk.1 Fiesta look so good before, that's a really nice green.

We know why modern cars are flabby, they have to have a certain amount of bodywork to satisfy crash requirements and at the same time not be tiny inside, but it's still a shame that some have really bloated.
 

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Different vehicles but it does show how the Jeep has become "new and fat". If only Suzuki would/could import the Jimny (Samurai) I'd buy it in a heartbeat!
I wish I never sold my Samurai.
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This is why you start big, so you can stay big. :p

 

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Best I have on file.

Family saloon, and a supermini.

 

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Another case of old and fat vs new(ish) and svelte(ish)... this time an early 1970s Fiat 850 Spider and a 1959 Oldsmobile Super 88 Fiesta.




source.
 

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The Sierra and the Mondeo look nearly the same in that picture, despite the Mondeo being bigger than a Granada. Not a good one, that.
 
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