yo wrote:That is one ugly car in a line up of tastelessly designed cars... so many nicer things from a design perspective to get with your money.
I totally missed the ad/post, but I also think we are mostly splitting hairs here (a comparable priced BMW 3 series):
In my mind both have slightly different target audiences and personalities, and sure if you are into one you might dislike the other, where I used to live in California having a BMW was synonymous with being a young wealthy douchebag, while having a lexus (or cadillac shudder) and older wealthy douchebag. Audis were kinda cool though.
To finish my hijacking of the post, I think automotive design in general is in the gutter, part of the ongoing Designpocalypse, consider this trio of mom-suvs I spotted outside a pilates studio the other day, had to make a double take since they are all different brands: