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Old 2013-06-16, 02:42 PM   #44
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Originally Posted by Cliffjumper View Post
VW is probably a sailed ship, sadly... if they couldn't get them onboard for the film it's difficult to see them caving for MP.
I think the films actually made a pretty decent case against the companies that didn't want to be involved. I don't know if Chevrolet's poster child rose in sales after 07, but it's a great form of publicity regardless.

I understand where there's limitations in car company relationships when it comes to names [ie naming a car of your brand "Breakdown" would be like soliciting a Hot Dog named "Juicy Dick on Bun"], but licenses like these are pretty good advertisement mediums.
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