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    Default German Translation please..

    I have often wondered what the slogan "vorsprung durk tecnik" means in English.

    Heres the translation for those that dont know..

    Move out the shockin way NOW before i bomb you out ,you cheapskate mug who drives a Vectra...ahhhh thats better.

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    tried google translate for you but i'm not sure of your spelling as it won't translate

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    the quick translation means:

    ahead trough teknic

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    Quote Originally Posted by macdad View Post
    I have often wondered what the slogan "vorsprung durk tecnik" means in English.

    Heres the translation for those that dont know..

    Move out the shockin way NOW before i bomb you out ,you cheapskate mug who drives a Vectra...ahhhh thats better.
    Thought every one new that

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    i thought it meant 'rebadged Vee dub'

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    something like "we lead the technology"

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    "I drive to close to the car in front".

    Anyone else find this with VW Golf drivers? Bit of a generalisation, I know...

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    I think that goes for most VW drivers, BMW drivers, Mercedes, and all 1940s dictatorship ridden car marques if your driving on the autobahn... Your never tailed by a french car thats for sure!

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    My translation has always been....

    Four Springs and A duck Technique! LoL..

    Bri.

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    it means "indicator stalk, optional extra"

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