2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by georgeb » 11 Jan 2018 14:21

Me was right...

"UD Trucks was established in Japan in 1935 and became part of the Volvo Group in 2007. With its headquarters located in Ageo, Japan, UD " - 11 years ago already....
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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by ricster » 11 Jan 2018 14:34

Go figure..... and now the Mercedes Pick up is made by Nissan too.... so its a Nissecedes...... :rolling: :rolling:
merc bakkie.jpg
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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by ricster » 11 Jan 2018 14:35

note the very obvious Nissan Nirvara influence
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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by georgeb » 11 Jan 2018 14:47

georgeb wrote:
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"UD Trucks was established in Japan in 1935 and became part of the Volvo Group in 2007
Sorry for high jacking your thread.... :salute:

UD also the truck that were no 1 on the stolen list during 2017 in SA.
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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by ricster » 11 Jan 2018 14:54

No worries Mr G..... this was just something I put up. I think this tread will self destruct after about a month or 2.... :thumbup: :thumbup: interesting info anyway.

Wow.... didn't know that UD were so popular among the midnight shopping community.
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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by SJC » 11 Jan 2018 15:41

ricster wrote:
11 Jan 2018 14:35
note the very obvious Nissan Nirvara influence
Ja the merc d/cab is basically a navara. Same drivetrain/chassis etc.... Afaik.

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Re: 2018 DAKAR..... Look whats pulling the Toyota !!!!!

Post by hugejp » 12 Jan 2018 09:29

SJC wrote:
11 Jan 2018 15:41
ricster wrote:
11 Jan 2018 14:35
note the very obvious Nissan Nirvara influence
Ja the merc d/cab is basically a navara. Same drivetrain/chassis etc.... Afaik.
Yip! Was on Ignition last week.

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