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We All have that Family Member that Treats His Car Like a Second Home

Latinos are obsessed with their cars and they go to extremes to prove it…

I mean, Latinos LOVE their cars…

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Like, really love our cars.

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We love them so much that as soon as we get one, our interior decorator comes out.

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Sarapes give it that touch of color and culture.

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Rearview mirror? More like built in rosary holder, mi amigo.

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We buy it gifts to make it feel good and look good.

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Sure, you can bring flowers to the house, but the car is totally more appreciative.

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No Latino car is complete without La Virgen to bless it.

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You have to add flags. How else will people know you’re Boricua?

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It might be a Nissan, but she is proud of where she came from, okay?

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Some times we dress it up for those extra festive occasions.

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Safety and laws take a back seat to the photos of our loved ones.

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When we run out of room for photos, we just paint our loved ones on the car.

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Because we want everyone to know how much we love them.

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Be honest, how many of your tíos have a car just like this? Share the story with your friends so they can all see how much we care for our cars.

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