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Date: 12/05/07 02:38 AM

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    fancylad Male 30-39
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    December 4, 2007 at 7:41 pm
    Link: Driving Without Moving - The unveiling of the Volkswagen Tiguan with the optical illusion of 3D video projection.
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    avs5221 Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 2:43 am
    That is some seriously crappy music.
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    AKappy Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 2:43 am
    I couldn`t stop taking ecstasy and waving glow-sticks around for long enough to actually watch the video.
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    Lost_In_Time Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 2:46 am
    So the car isn`t moving, it`s just projecting those images and making it look like it`s moving? Yea, I`m sure that will help it`s selling factor...
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 2:53 am
    Volkswagen is german... Techno music, gothic music or polka..
    Americans unveil their new Ford trucks with Bob Seger and Neil Diamond...
    I wish they used polka....
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    speedsta Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 2:56 am
    that was pretty cool
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    Itsdude56 Male 13-17
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    December 5, 2007 at 3:06 am
    the light show was awesome! wish they chose better music though >_>
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    wyrwich Male 18-29
    91 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 3:06 am
    Thumbs up to Volkswagen`s marketing and advertising dep. Brilliantly done. Never seen 3d projects used to such a brilliant extent.
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    LordJonathan Male 70 & Over
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    December 5, 2007 at 3:08 am
    I thought Germans unveiled their new cars to
    Horst Wessel Lied?
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    electrocuted Male 13-17
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    December 5, 2007 at 3:21 am

    that`s my new favourite song.

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    __Tigger__ Male 30-39
    108 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 3:49 am
    Nice. I bet the people that put all the effort into it got shafted though... that would have taken F*&n ages to put together.

    Oh, and techno kicks it. Nice.

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    ElectricLust Female 13-17
    77 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 7:25 am
    It`s raining light again.
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    wowthissucks Male 30-39
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    December 5, 2007 at 8:56 am
    Lotta work went into showing off a boring vehicle.
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    FloridaSnow Male 18-29
    416 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 9:03 am
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    Mikeado Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 9:21 am
    Really over doing it for such a meagre car.
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    philippic Male 18-29
    1705 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 10:14 am
    whoa pretty cool presentation.
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    RyanF701 Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 11:34 am
    I`m glad the car can work that well with a light show, because, all it`s going to be doing is sitting in dark garages from the looks of it.
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    Kougaiji Male 18-29
    604 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 12:05 pm
    it`s "don`t drop bomb just drop beat"
    and it`s photoshopped anyway
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    acdc_rocks91 Male 13-17
    318 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 12:05 pm
    what does this have to do with the performance of the car?
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    Legion5 Male 18-29
    439 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 12:14 pm
    it`s not photoshoped, a projector is on top of the car and there is a tv behind it
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    Yaezakura Female 18-29
    385 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 12:15 pm
    The presentation? Awesome.

    The car? Way too boring to deserve that kind of show.

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    pyre Male 18-29
    449 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 12:57 pm
    i cant say i didnt enjoy watching that
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    emmaisms Female 13-17
    20 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 3:42 pm
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    mangamonkey Male 18-29
    124 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 4:18 pm
    that was pretty cool

    pity about the crappy camera work though, and the car probably cant move, it`d have to be a prop for the projections to look right, and if you think this overblown for a poor car then you should avoid marketing conventions, flamboyance and decadence is the primary form of advertising at an event, they leave the real show of the cas ability to the car magazines and show that will actually use the things to get their point across

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    643197 Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 4:22 pm
    VW rocks!
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    KIKENI Female 13-17
    354 posts
    December 5, 2007 at 5:03 pm
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    shizzaster Male 13-17
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    December 5, 2007 at 7:21 pm
    fckin sweet
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    disoriented1 Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 7:58 pm
    I was at the car show and this song wasn`t playing. The song at the beginning of HOUSE was playing. It was pretty impressive though. When the lights came on, it was just a white foam mock-up. I was amazed because I thought some of the reflections were real, but it was all projected. I saw about 5 projectors, above, in front of, to both sides of the car and one behind the audience and one I`m assuming that there was one behind the wall. And this video is just a choppy version of what really happened. In the show they projected what the car would look like in different colors, they changed the backgrounds to more realistic settings, and at one part put projected people inside it who waved to the audience. It was pretty cramped in the room.
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    Maelstrom_x Male 18-29
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    December 5, 2007 at 10:56 pm
    The music sucked, but then again, VW sucks, so it isn`t a surprising match.
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    Eagle390 Male 18-29
    109 posts
    December 6, 2007 at 1:18 am
    I totally respect the lighting setup... but I still don`t like the car... at all...
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    cargasm Male 18-29
    340 posts
    December 6, 2007 at 6:34 pm
    i want those projectors... oh.. it was supposed to be about the car? meh nothing special.. but those projectors... awsome
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    dsi2 Male 13-17
    15 posts
    December 6, 2007 at 8:28 pm
    Everything about that video was awesome.
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    PianoMan21 Male 18-29
    315 posts
    December 6, 2007 at 8:54 pm
    Were they advertising the car or the light techs?

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