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Nice catch.
Did you notice how it cuts abruptly early in the video.....didn't want to linger on the HR-V. :)

Hmmm....looks like someone else has HR-V Derangement Syndrome. :eek:
Yeah, I did notice that. I also think it's a little funny they placed it between the CR-V and Pilot considering all of the other cars seem to go from smallest to largest....trying to hide it? If so, why even have it in the commercial? Questions upon questions......
 

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Technically speaking , you actual see it three times but the second and third time are the same angle.


A possibility is that this was filmed some time ago when it was supposed to be a 2015 model. Didn't want to spend the money doing a whole new commercial....maybe just edited a bit to not linger on the HR-V. Just a guess.
 

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Technically speaking , you actual see it three times but the second and third time are the same angle.


A possibility is that this was filmed some time ago when it was supposed to be a 2015 model. Didn't want to spend the money doing a whole new commercial....maybe just edited a bit to not linger on the HR-V. Just a guess.
Yes definitly and older video, the CR-V is a 2014 model, not the refreshed 2015.
 

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Actually, I just watched it again and now I see two different CR-Vs. The first one (next to the HR-V) is a Silver 2015 LX, the second one (when is talking about rearview cameras standard) is a Mountain Air 2014 EX (next to rear facing Odyssey). There clearly was alot of editing done on this as cars have changed positions or dissapeared completly
 

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Unless I'm very much mistaken, isn't that a covered up HR-V in the background of this Civic ad? Looks to me Honda decided to put the HR-V back under wraps for this advertising event....

 

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Unless I'm very much mistaken, isn't that a covered up HR-V in the background of this Civic ad? Looks to me Honda decided to put the HR-V back under wraps for this advertising event....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8DqmXADPVs
I am not sure that is what is happening here. If they decided to put it back under "wraps" wouldn't they just remove it entirely?
I think this may be on purpose to create buzz when people see this commercial. Many will notice that and ask "What is that?
Gradually as the sales event goes on , more and more will be revealed.

Just another possible scenario......
 

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I agree that it was intentional... no way they film a commercial like this and just cover up a car because it wasn't supposed to be there. Pretty subtle as a buzz-builder, though. Maybe they'll give it a more and more prominent role until they're ready for the Big Unveiling?

p.s. Sure looks to me like an HR-V under there....
 

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I agree that it was intentional... no way they film a commercial like this and just cover up a car because it wasn't supposed to be there. Pretty subtle as a buzz-builder, though. Maybe they'll give it a more and more prominent role until they're ready for the Big Unveiling?

p.s. Sure looks to me like an HR-V under there....

I was thinking in terms of revealing more and more as time goes on....more prominent each time, as you said. I think they could be very imaginative with this.


Got our attention anyway. :)
 
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