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Old 09-18-2008, 11:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Aero Prius

someone thinks the prius could be even better!



???????YURASTYLE
how about such a kit for all cars!!!

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Old 09-18-2008, 12:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 09-18-2008, 01:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 09-18-2008, 01:05 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Wow, they took an ugly (personal opinion) Prius and made it look cool, and I'm sure it gets better gas mileage.
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Cool I think I like the two tone look before paint better. Shows off the mods with style.
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Old 09-18-2008, 01:51 PM   #6 (permalink)
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A pity I can't read japanese, the three ovals at each corner are intriguing ... maybe some kind of VGs?
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I think they are clear so that the taillights stay visible.
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Old 09-18-2008, 06:12 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Designed by Mooncraft, a famous Japanese design house who specializes mostly in race cars.

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Hi,

Here's what Google's translator does.

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