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Old 04-21-2012, 11:36 AM
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From old German (and modern Afrikaans), "Die" means "the"... pretty sure the car got it's name from Wagner's Die Valkyrie operas.
Which fits it pretty well... it's quite a dramatic bit of styling.

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Old 04-21-2012, 02:25 PM
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From old German (and modern Afrikaans), "Die" means "the"... pretty sure the car got it's name from Wagner's Die Valkyrie operas.
Which fits it pretty well... it's quite a dramatic bit of styling.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1aKAH_t0aXA
Interesting...I'm am Afrikaans btw
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