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Old 02-26-2007, 10:11 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by Windy
Note my A40 sports above was an Austin sports car, not an Austin Healey - they don't need Healey, in fact why would they want Healey if they are going to make the cars themselves?
Serious question - if they don't need Healy, why do they need Austin?

These brands stopped producing for a reason. To revive the brand, you are counting on nostalgia, and nostalgia does not sell cars.

I myself had a 59 bugeye sprite - fun car. Butlet's be honest, my lawn tractor could outperform it.
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