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Old 02-04-2009, 04:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Chris Kemp
In this picture there is a low forward bend in the C-pillar of the car....named after a former director of design for the same company. Yes believe it or not this thing has a name. What is it?
That would be what German's call the "Hofmeisterknick," which typically translates to "Hofmeister Kink" or "Hofmeister Kick." It was named after BMW's Wilhelm Hofmeister.
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