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Old 08-27-2018, 12:10 AM   #546 (permalink)
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I looked through Jason Torchinsky's back pages:


https://jalopnik.com/its-time-to-lea...ool-1828503655
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The Polauto is a fascinating car because it literally could not have existed anywhere else in the world or at any other time. Only Brazil’s very specific set of restrictions would have made the idea of re-bodying a compact family car into a double-cab pickup truck make sense. But it did, and people actually used (and still seem to use) these as you’d use any pickup truck.

https://jalopnik.com/you-probably-ca...uck-1793530776

Similar South African concepts.


https://jalopnik.com/brazil-once-mad...ats-1772369018

A Passat Vista Cruiser!
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