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      09-06-2012, 12:04 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by aajami View Post
The GC cars have less space than the sedans they slot in above. They're not meant to be utilitarian -- they're supposed to sacrifice a little bit of space and usability for style. The crossover cars that add a bit more room (at the expense of style) are the GT models like the 3GT and 5GT.
I see your point. So why are there four doors? If I recall correctly, the 6 Gran Coupe, with it's extended roofline, is a joke in the rear seats and can't really seat people comfortably back there (with regards to headroom).

It's purely for style then? The 4 doors that is.


I think I'm missing something

The panamara, for example, makes sense with regards to its design. It's a wagon; like the F31. But the unrealistically proportioned 4-door "coupes" - I just don't get it.
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