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Old 11-02-2009, 01:26 PM   #1
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I Like Station Wagons, I cannot Lie!

I have had several Ford Escort wagons, a Suburaru Legacy and now an older Honda wagon. Any of you Aussies drive one of these Honda Stream's?



But, I hear those will not be coming to the States but maybe next year an Accord version - more of a crossover. But, any word on these?



I really like the economical and aestetic looks to the Stream. Does that mean I have to move to Australia?
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Old 11-02-2009, 01:54 PM   #2
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You know what they say about a man who likes Station Wagons right?
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:03 PM   #3
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Few from a trip to NY in September









And a hilariously rare Universal, spotted in London in May

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Old 11-02-2009, 02:10 PM   #4
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But, I hear those will not be coming to the States but maybe next year an Accord version - more of a crossover. But, any word on these?


US gets the Crosstour for 2010, which does not look like the photo above at all. For 2011, Honda has confirmed a wagon version of the TSX. No word on drivetrains...
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:12 PM   #5
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Ace Cafe looks busy as usual...
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:17 PM   #6
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Anybody remember those Volvo ads from the 80s?
The ones with the 7 series turbo wagon gone racing?
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:18 PM   #7
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Ace Cafe looks busy as usual...
Yeah, it's usually pretty good.
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:22 PM   #8
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they say every 50 years repeats itself... huh...


shouldnt be long now till they cant give the new ones away...

They make sense, but are just to fugly...


Now a nice G-Wagon or Fj80...
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:23 PM   #9
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US gets the Crosstour for 2010, which does not look like the photo above at all. For 2011, Honda has confirmed a wagon version of the TSX. No word on drivetrains...
yea, thanks for the prod...



That is butt ugly. The TSX looks something like the Mazda I guess.

I really like the lines on this car on craigslist...

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Old 11-02-2009, 02:40 PM   #10
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I want a V50 turbo with 6 speed
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:46 PM   #11
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I want a V50 turbo with 6 speed
I really love the 850 T5R - this colour, these wheels, please.



AND, I have deep love for the Citroen CX S1 Familiale.

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Old 11-02-2009, 02:46 PM   #12
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I want a V50 turbo with 6 speed
I just went to the volvo site...that is NICE. Wish I had the bank for that.
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:47 PM   #13
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I really love the 850 T5R - this colour, these wheels, please.



AND, I have deep love for the Citroen CX S1 Familiale.


Great images...that would be considered station wagon porn. LOL
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Old 11-02-2009, 02:48 PM   #14
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I really love the 850 T5R - this colour, these wheels, please.
Had a neighbor (in south dakota, of all places) with a black T5R of that vintage. Every now and then he'd let it rip in 2nd gear past the house, unreal.
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