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Old 05-25-2019, 07:46 AM
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Originally Posted by UltraVires View Post
Obviously I'm not a car guy, but to me and probably to most people, if you took the labels off of a Mercedes and put Ford Tempo emblems on it, I doubt that 98% of people would notice the difference.
Older Dopers may remember Ford's ad campaign from back in the late 70s or early 80s when "real people not actors" apparently couldn't tell the difference between a Mercedes and a Ford Granada.