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These Euro Cars Were Named After North American Places But Were Never Sold Here 20
Posted by Carscoops Staff in alfa-romeo, Fiat, Fiat Freemont, renault, Renault Alaskan, Seat, Seat Toledo, Spotlight, VW, VW Transporter on 11 20th, 2016

There's no shortage of sources from which automakers' marketing divisions can draw names for their products.

These days alphanumeric designations seem to be taking over, but history is rife with actual nameplates: handles derived from superlatives (like Supra or Integra), animal names (like Mustang or Pantera), or locations (like Yukon or Monte Carlo).
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