Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > Off-Topic Tech
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-21-2019, 09:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 22,959
Thanks: 6,457
Thanked 7,348 Times in 5,985 Posts
Smyth utes

https://www.smythkitcars.com/



Quote:
GM has abandoned the El Camino, Ford has left the Ranchero, even Holden in Australia has stopped production of their ute. We love car based trucks here at Smyth Performance and believe that Smyth truck projects are an easy way to enjoy the astounding performance of cars with the utility of a pick-up. Smyth all aluminum bolt together bed panels provide a structural rust free base for an easy light duty hot rod pick up build of your VW, Subaru, Audi or Dodge Charger.

__________________
.
.

Without freedom of speech we wouldn't know who all the idiots are.
anonymous poster
____________________

Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin
____________________
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to freebeard For This Useful Post:
Xist (10-22-2019)
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 09-22-2019, 09:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
It's all about Diesel
 
cRiPpLe_rOoStEr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Posts: 11,094
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1,375 Times in 1,223 Posts
Considering that Suzuki had once made the U.S.-spec Samurai a 2-seater in order to comply with local crash regulations, it gets me wondering why Volkswagen doesn't even bother trying to develop some version of the Saveiro to export there. Fiat could do the same with the Strada, already available in Mexico as part of the Ram range.
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to cRiPpLe_rOoStEr For This Useful Post:
Xist (10-22-2019)
Old 09-22-2019, 10:51 PM   #3 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 22,959
Thanks: 6,457
Thanked 7,348 Times in 5,985 Posts
Volkswagen ID.4 Crossover ( Projeção KDesign)
The new domestic platform will be a four-door crossover. They could ute-ilize that.
__________________
.
.

Without freedom of speech we wouldn't know who all the idiots are.
anonymous poster
____________________

Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin
____________________
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to freebeard For This Useful Post:
Xist (10-22-2019)
Old 09-23-2019, 03:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 22,959
Thanks: 6,457
Thanked 7,348 Times in 5,985 Posts


This is useful to someone with an original Beetle, and possibly other vehicles, and a plasma cutter and sheet metal brake. It's all 18th inch aluminum with fiberglass pontoon fenders.
__________________
.
.

Without freedom of speech we wouldn't know who all the idiots are.
anonymous poster
____________________

Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin
____________________
  Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to freebeard For This Useful Post:
Xist (10-22-2019)
Old 09-23-2019, 09:24 PM   #5 (permalink)
It's all about Diesel
 
cRiPpLe_rOoStEr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Posts: 11,094
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1,375 Times in 1,223 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
The new domestic platform will be a four-door crossover. They could ute-ilize that.
There will be a double-cab ute based on that platform and slotted between the Saveiro and the Amarok, just not sure if that will be made in Brazil or Argentina
  Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to cRiPpLe_rOoStEr For This Useful Post:
freebeard (09-23-2019), Xist (10-22-2019)
Old 10-22-2019, 12:59 AM   #6 (permalink)
EcoModding Lurker
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Ga
Posts: 62
Thanks: 1
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
Volkswagen ID.4 Crossover ( Projeção KDesign)
The new domestic platform will be a four-door crossover. They could ute-ilize that.

Nice. I dig the design especially the rear-end.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2019, 01:00 PM   #7 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 22,959
Thanks: 6,457
Thanked 7,348 Times in 5,985 Posts
But the design of the wheels makes it look like someone curbed them, hard.

__________________
.
.

Without freedom of speech we wouldn't know who all the idiots are.
anonymous poster
____________________

Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin
____________________
  Reply With Quote
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com