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    These look familiar , but look slightly different ...

    Chevrolet Vectra .

    Chevrolet Insignia ( called a Vectra )

    Holden Vectra .

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    Chevrolet sell the astra h in south america as a vectra same it seems with the astra j

    although the astra j looks like the front of a new astra and the beck of an insignia have been welded together lol
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    That astra J saloon looks quite smart

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    agreed i think it could sell over here tbh
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    It seems at some point Checrolet have called the ...

    the Vectra a Vectra .

    The cross Insignia / Astra a Vectra .

    And even the Chevrolet Astra is called a Vectra ...

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    Can they do this becuase they are sold in completely different countries ?

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    i have seen plenty of insignias in china but they are also very slightly different and are called buick regals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by iainm9438 View Post
    i have seen plenty of insignias in china but they are also very slightly different and are called buick regals.
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    Here is the Insignia based Chinese Buick Regal ...

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    In the US the Buick Regal is an Insignia, Buick Verano (Verano is Spanish for 'Summer') is an Astra, Buick Enclave is an Antara.
    The new Saab 9-5 is an Insignia (under Epsilon licence agreement when GM ditched Saab)

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