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Old 02-09-2006, 01:44 PM   #1
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Ick, the interior does nothing for me. Flat. I mean, german automotive might be cold an unfeeling, but does it need to look like a Chevy?

Yeah that was harsh, but you know thats gonna be a pricey piece, I expect a lot.
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Ick, the interior does nothing for me. Flat. I mean, german automotive might be cold an unfeeling, but does it need to look like a Chevy?

Yeah that was harsh, but you know thats gonna be a pricey piece, I expect a lot.
Have you sat in one yet? The interior is ridiculously nice and I know because my sister has a 2006 GLI. I think you should sit in it instead of judging it by that horrible over saturated photo.
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Thats nice!! I want one! Also I see nothing wrong with the interior of that car!
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I'm interested in the GTI. I like the light retro touches like the plaid upholstery and the red trim around the grille. I looked at the Jetta at the Int'l Auto Show and I thought the interior was nice... I did notice that I seemed horribly out of place in the crowd of yuppies swarming around all the VWs though. But hey, it's San Francisco, I guess I should have expected that.
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When I drove the new GTI I had this horrible humming noise coming from the back of the cabin.... all windowns and the mooroof were all closed.. it was quite unbearable ... just heads up

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Have you sat in one yet? The interior is ridiculously nice and I know because my sister has a 2006 GLI. I think you should sit in it instead of judging it by that horrible over saturated photo.
Oh, I know I'm being an armchair quarterback. I wasn't being terribly serious, just a visual critique. I could further clarify, or perhapse rephrase, or something, but, I dont think I will. I'm sure VW puts out a very nice package; everybody says they do, and everybody's never wrong
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Very good, but too expensive for the GTI methinks... That's their market niche in the US now though.
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There's two of those GTI's sitting at the dealer, they look Hideous! Everything the front the back, the side uggghhh The only thing I like about the GTI (cuz I absolutely despise the rest of VW's car lineup ) is what's under the shell. Motor, suspension, tuning, mods, interior that I do like
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