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#1 (permalink) Old 04-12-2005, 09:16 PM
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An interested debate on the M5 commercial where it was filming the rocket car and the VW Polo add where thy couldn't keep up...I like to think of it as being an homage and not a rip off...anyway, check it out.

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its not a rip off at all
if anything its a "were better"
the VW couldnt keep up with the rocket car. the BMW was faster. its kinda like saying, your fast, but were faster

obviously ment for the areas of the world the VW ad airs.

that is if the VW ad aired first. elsewise i donno what to make of it

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which car came first??? but yes they are so similar

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think of it this way.

VW commercial is saying "were fast"
the BMW one says "were faster"
wich would lead me to think the VW came first

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I don't believe the Polo can drive that fast.

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The point of the VW ad is that you will "feel" like you "can" go fast.
The BMW ad is we "are" fast.

I believe the VW ad came first and I am sure that BMW saw the ad and aired theirs in the same parts fo the world where the VW was popular to "pay homage"/"update a popular ad".

I personally like the VW ad better.

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