Automobile names had been the theme of Thursday’s puzzle, particularly the pattern of vehicles named after cities within the American West. They evoke an out of doors life-style and miles of open highway with names just like the Kia Sedona, Hyundai Santa Fe, Chevy Malibu, and Kia Tulluride.
Automobile names are gold for crossword writers since they’re typically not normal phrases in any respect, however quite names created for the product itself. AUDI wouldn’t be simple to clue with out the existence of the automotive firm, and all these vowels ensure it will get pushed round puzzle grids quite a bit. One letter off from AUDI is the German grocery chain ALDI, which, because it expands into US markets, can be increasing into US crosswords.
Again to vehicles: you’ll additionally see the Chevy AVEO parked in your puzzles, the basic Pontiac IROC, many an REO Speedwagon (effectively, the REO half no less than), a Nissan SENTRA, plus the ALERO, ACURA, OPEL, VOLVO, and SAAB. You’ll additionally see TATA and TESLA, however these may be clued in non-car methods as effectively.
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