Peugeot tribute to Peter Falk / Columbo

Colombo homage
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Aw, sweet. I guess I'm not the only one who misses Columbo/Peter Falk (so much I had to make a post in his characters voice), so does Peugeot who sends him off with this homage.

The ad says; for sale xxx miles etc - grand sentimental value. (I don't know French so if anyone wants to make an exact translation, be my guest)

Comments (4)

  • confidentiels's picture
    confidentiels (not verified)

    this means "great sentimental value" ;-)

    Jul 03, 2011
  • spyesx's picture
    spyesx (not verified)

    Hi! This ad says :

    For sale
    Peugeot 403. 406250 miles.
    Grand sentimental value
    Tribute to the unforgettable interpreter of Columbo

    Jul 03, 2011
  • Dabitch's picture
    Dabitch

    Thanks! So I got the gist of it. Great sentimental value, indeed.

    Also, I love that car. *wipes sentimental tear*

    Jul 03, 2011
  • fairuse's picture
    fairuse

    Cool car. I liked Peter Falk. Columbo was good but I liked some of the wacky characters he played, i.e., Cab Driver in It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963) and others that my too caffeinated tired brain can't recall.

    {rant}
    What kind of over formal dictionary does google use? I got the same result, "sentimental" by not taking it's advice of passing thru "sentim" untranslated and I already knew "Gde" is abbreviation for "Grande" even it google did not.
    {/rant}

    Jul 04, 2011

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