Looks a lot like an Audi to me.
The newest Impala from the NY Car Show. What do you think? Its no Secret Maximum Bob Lutz was a big fan of the Phaeton, even mentioning that as the inspiration for some of the Malibu redesign.
But this one does seem to borrow the Phaeton body lines and stance very well
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The rest of the gallery is here.
You be the judge. I say yes.
Aha! It is all becoming clear...
I just got Twittered this promo video for the 2014 Impala. I guess the ad agency stalks Vortex Phaeton threads
-- Motorised gadgets in the console
-- Full beige leather
-- Harking back to the full-size days of 1967
-- Chinese driver shown in the promo video
-- Idealised Chinese city backdrop
-- Brand image that most people outside USA think of as good value but still a car for the masses
Sound like a familiar brand lift strategy? Where did they get that idea?
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