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Old 03-18-2017, 07:19 PM
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It also says to watch the new Fast and Furious movie coming out, so that car must be in the movie.
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Already noted here: New Castrol commercial
Would be nice to see it, I've Goggled for it but nothing.
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Already noted here: New Castrol commercial
Would be nice to see it, I've Goggled for it but nothing.
Ah, I scanned before I posted, but I missed the earlier thread. Yes, I also searched YouTube for it but its not posted yet.
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New Castro Edge Commercial Features Bad *** F-Type!
Does it feature Fidel or Raśl?

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I gotta get me a pair of them goggles...so cool!
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Sort of like my commute to work.
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Interestingly, it is also happen to be a manual gearbox F-type S in this commercial.
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Old 03-19-2017, 09:44 AM
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Nice vid

But what happened with the rew limiter...
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Nice vid

But what happened with the rew limiter...
They probably just recorded a view of the tach when you first switch on the ignition

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They probably just recorded a view of the tach when you first switch on the ignition
Good thinking
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Interestingly, it is also happen to be a manual gearbox F-type S in this commercial.
Yeah... definitely not a manual F-type S...

Automatic R.
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Yeah... definitely not a manual F-type S...

Automatic R.
Yes. You can see the "R" badge, and since there are no manual R's, well, its an automatic.
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If you watch closely, they show shots of a hand shifting gears.
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It sounds like the V6 sometimes and the R others. Ahhh, the magic of editing...
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If you watch closely, they show shots of a hand shifting gears.
No, it's just one car for the shoot. It's an R and it's an automatic. The TV spot is a condensed version of that full video.
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If you watch closely, they show shots of a hand shifting gears.
If you look even more closely, there are R badges all over the car inside and out, the vehicle has 4 exhaust tips and the steering wheel has paddle shifters. Oh also via hood vent location its clearly AWD. They show shots of her using the mono-stable automatic gearshift function, not shifting a stick.

The vehicle in the movie is an R, so i'm sure that's why they went with the R here.
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I had a friend take me to F&F 7 and it was the dumbest cartoonish nonsense you could imagine. Which would be fine is it was portrayed as a comedy or parody, but it is not.

I LOVE stupid movies, just not ones that pretend to be serious on any level. It would be better to have then just focus on the Dodge Demon and keep the F-Type out of the promotion or some fart can.
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If you like stupid, watch "Collide". Plenty of Jags in it and actually the movie itself was entertaining.

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...it's an automatic.
+1. The D at the bottom of the instrument cluster and the missing pedal is a dead giveaway.
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