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Old 01-12-2013, 08:14 PM   #1
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What do the letters mean?

So what do the sub-model letters mean? S, SE, SES, and SEL?


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Old 01-12-2013, 08:16 PM   #2
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S cheap
SE slightly more expensive
SES even more expensive (sporty version)
SEL even more expensive (luxury version)
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:32 PM   #3
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:37 PM   #4
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S- standard
SE-standard edition
SES- standard edition sport
SEL- standard edition luxury
ST- standard transmission

seems legit right?
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:52 PM   #5
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S standard ( not as in manual transmission, but regular/basic )
SE special edition
SES special edition sport
SEL special edition luxury
ST sport touring
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:53 PM   #6
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^^good answer
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:57 PM   #7
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The new ST is Sports Technology. I dunno if that's what it was for the 05-07's tho.
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S cheap
SE slightly more expensive
SES even more expensive (sporty version)
SEL even more expensive (luxury version)
LOLlike it.
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:59 PM   #9
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So what do the sub-model letters mean? S, SE, SES, and SEL?
What 'bout all the other letter other manufactors use?
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:59 PM   #10
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The new ST is Sports Technology. I dunno if that's what it was for the 05-07's tho.
I think the english translation was "confused". I never really ever could considered that 05-07 a true "ST" haha, but that's just me.
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