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Old 26th February 2005, 22:29   #1
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Default What car is known as what and where

Below is a list of cars i could think of which are named differently in different markets. Can think of any more? Please add them here :

Chevrolet Optra
  • Optra (Thailand and India)
  • Chevrolet Nubira (Ukraine)
  • Suzuki Forenza (USA)
  • Daewoo Nubira (UK)

Mitsubishi Pajero
  • Mitsubishi Montero [Argentina]
  • Mitsubishi Shogun [UK]
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Full [Brazil]

Toyota Altezza
  • Toyota Altezza [Asian and European markets]
  • Lexus IS300 [USA]

Toyota Landcruiser
  • Toyota Landcruiser [Asian and European markets]
  • Lexus LX470[USA]

Toyota Landcruiser Prado
  • Toyota Landcruiser Prado [Asian and European markets]
  • Lexus GX470[USA]

Chevrolet Aveo
  • Chevrolet Aveo (USA)
  • Pontiac Wave (Canada)
  • Suzuki Swift (Asia and Canada)
  • Daewoo Kalos (UK ? )
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Old 26th February 2005, 22:52   #2
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Maruti Zen (India)
Suzuki Alto (rest of the world)

Suzuki Esteem (India)
Suzuki Swift (rest of the world)

Holden Monaro (Australia and Europe)
Pontiac GTO (USA)

Mahindra Scorpio (India)
Mahindra Goa (Spain)

TataMobile (India)
Tata Telcoline (Europe)

Erstwhile - Ford Mondeo (Europe and the world)
Ford Taurus (USA)

Hyundai Santro (India)
Hyundai Atos (rest of the world)

Suzuki Baleno (India and Japan)
Suzuki Esteem (USA)

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Old 26th February 2005, 23:12   #3
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Let me add some more

Tata Indica (p) - India
CityRover - UK

Maruti 800 - India
Suzuki Alto FX - rest of the world
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Maruti /suzuki

gypsy (INDIA)
tracker ( North america)
Altura (india)
Baleno (North america)


Indica (india)
City Rover ( europe)


Forester (india)
Subaru Outback (north america )
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Maruti Alto = Suzuki Mira(2 door) in Japan.
Mitsubishi Lancer LE = Mitsubishi Mirage.

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