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JAF 2013: the Mitsubishi Cordia barn find

June 1, 2013 in barn find, event, Events, jaf2013 by banpei

At the JAF this note on a 1983 Mitsubishi Cordia drew my attention:
JAF 2013: Mitsubishi Cordia barnfind
For the non-Dutchies: it states the car has been in a barn for 28 years and now after 29 years and 5 months it had 2 MOTs and 3500 kilometers on the odometer! Yes, that’s for real!

This is what the car looks like: Read the rest of this entry →

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Barn Finds: Toyota Sprinter Trueno on Mercedes S Class rims

February 21, 2012 in barn find by banpei

Only in Japan an AE86 barn find isn’t something spectacular. Unless the AE86 has a set of 16 inch S-Class Mercedes rims mounted on the rear:
Toyota Sprinter Trueno AE86 barn find
Probably the rims are not the real deal and some noname knock offs, but I must say they actually do look great on the hachi.

And here the little hachi is on its way to its new home:
Toyota Sprinter Trueno AE86 barn find

Found at Crazy-Doctor