Not being good at coming up with fantasy names, CLAMP decided to name their characters after cars, because the names sound cool and are easy to remember. They gave Ferio green hair because they had a green Ferio at the time, and he has a scar on his face because it had a scratch.
アルシオ-ネ Alcyone Subaru Alcyone SVX, a 2-door coupé grand tourer produced 1991 to 1996. アスコット Ascot Honda Ascot, a compact car produced from 1989 to 1997. アスカ Aska Isuzu Aska, a 4-door sedan family car sold from 1983 to 2002. カルディナ Caldina Toyota Caldina, a compact car produced from 1992 to 2007. チァンアン ChangAn Changan Automobile Co., Ltd. a Chinese automobile manufacturer established in 1862. クレフ Clef Autozam Clef, a mid-size 4-door sedan produced by Autozam, a division of Mazda, from 1992 to 1994. デボネア Debonair Mitsubishi Debonair, a 4-door executive sedan produced from 1964 to 1999. イーグル・ビジョン Eagle Vision Eagle Vision, a 4-door luxury sedan produced by the Chrysler Corporation from 1993 to 1997. Also called Chrysler Vision in Europe. エメロード Emeraude Mitsubishi Emeraude, the Japan-only hardtop version of the seventh generation Mitsubishi Galant produced from 1992 to 1998. Also called Mitsubishi Eterna and Mitsubishi Galant Ultima. フェリオ Ferio Honda Civic Ferio is an alternate name for the Honda Civic in Japan, Malaysia, and Indonesia. ジェオ・メトロ Geo Metro Geo Metro, a subcompact car produced from 1989 to 2001. イノーバ Innouva Honda Ascot Innova, a 4-door “hard top” sedan produced from 1992 to 1996. ラファーガ Lafarga Honda Rafaga, a 4-door compact sedan related to the Honda Ascot, produced from 1993 to 1997. ランティス Lantis Mazda Lantis was the name of a 5-door hatchback and 4-door sedan produced from 1993 to 1998. The name Lantis is said to com from the Latin phrase “Latens Curtis”, roughly translating as “To secretly shorten”. It was also called Mazda 323F, Mazda Astina, Mazda Allegro Hatchback, Mazda Artis Hatchback. ミラ Mira Daihatsu Mira, a city car produced from 1980 to 2018. Also called Daihatsu Cuore, Daihatsu Charade, Daihatsu Domino, Daihatsu Handivan. ノヴァ Nova Nova is a rather common car name. Best guess is the Holden Nova but could be the Dacia Nova. プレセア Presea Nissan Presea, a compact 4-door car produced from 1990 to 2000. プリメーラ Primera Nissan Primera, a mid-size to large family car produced 1990 to 2008. Also called Infiniti G20. サンユン Sangyung SsangYong Motor Company, a Korean automobile manufacturer established in 1954. シエラ Sierra Ford Sierra a mid to large size family car produced from 1982 to 1993. タータ Tarta Tata Motors Ltd, an Indian automobile company established in 1945. タトラ Tatra Tatra Trucks a.s., a Czech automobile company established in 1850. ザガート Zagato Zagato Milano, an Italian coachbuilding company. ザズ・トルク Zazu Torque Likely from ZAZ, Zaporizhzhia Automobile Building Plant, the main automobile manufacturer in Ukraine. Location Names
オートザム Autozam Autozam, a division of Mazda from 189 to 1998. ブラヴァーダ Bravada Oldsmobile Bravada, a mid-size luxury SUV produced from 1990 to 2004. セフィーロ Cephiro Nissan Cefiro, a mid-size car produced from 1988 to 2003. チゼータ Chizeta Cizeta Automobili, an automotive company. エテルナ Eterna Mitsubishi Eterna is an alternat name of the Mitsubishi Galant from at the least the fourth generation on. ファーレン Fahren Possibly Fahren Nishikyushu Co., Ltd., a large car dealership. NSX Honda NSX, a sports car produced from 1990 to 2005 and 2016 to present. Also marketed as Acura NSX in North America. Creature and Spirit Names
エスクード Escudo Suzuki Escudo, an alternate name for the Suzuki Vitara. FTO Mitsubishi FTO, a sports car produced from 1994 to 2000. GTO Mitsubishi GTO, a sports car produced from 1990 to 2000. Known internationally as the Mitsubishi 3000GT. Also known as the Dodge Stealth between 1990 and 1996. セレス Selece Toyota Corolla Ceres, a compact car produced from 1992 to 1998. Also known as the Toyoto Sprinter Marino. ウィンダム Windam Toyota Windom, an alternate name for the Lexus ES 350 in Japan from 1991 to 2006. Food Names
The foods listed in the Materials Collection are all named after car parts.
ウインカー 「uinka」 Winker or Blinker – Turn signal light ギア 「gia」 Gear ターボ 「taabo」 Turbo ニトロ 「nitoro」 Nitro バイ•テック 「bi•tekku」 V-tech プラグ 「puragu」 Plug パワステ 「pawasute」 Power Steering