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Name that car part III

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Rabbi, Oct 4, 2012.

  1. Rabbi

    Rabbi The Bombdiggity Lifetime Member

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    I *think* this will be a hard one...

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    *ASH* FURBANITE

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    02 pt cruiser
     

  3. Rabbi

    Rabbi The Bombdiggity Lifetime Member

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    :rofl:
     
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    Toyota Standard Sedan?
     
  5. Rabbi

    Rabbi The Bombdiggity Lifetime Member

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    Damn....you are close, so very close (technicality)
     
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    Toyoda.
     
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  7. Rabbi

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    Yep. "Toyota" was an arbitrary name change because it worked better for the marketing. (although they say it is better luck or some BS) the family name was "Toyoda"
     
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    the designer was almost run over by a Chrysler Airflow at some point.
     
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    Yeah, just like Nissan used to be …Datsun! Which frankly I liked better. What prompted the name change I know not. Not sure what the point was.
     
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    Rabbi The Bombdiggity Lifetime Member

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    That was not the same thing, Datsun (DAT was the name of the company) was taken over by Nissan.

    BTW, Nissan is bringing the Datsun brand back in a few markets (not ours)
     
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    I'm going with a 1936 Toyota AA. Make that a replica, according to the wikipedia picture you've posted
     
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    The cars were always Nissan, but when they got ready to market in this country the thought was that there were too many veterans with a fresh memory of fighting Nissan tanks, and armored cars, and such like that.
     
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    All I know is that a Scion is a Toyota and a Lexus is a Toyota and a Nissan is an Infiniti and a Lincoln is a Ford. Also, a Honda is an Acura.
     
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    :rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
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    For the win!
     
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    yup i read they are gonna be priced from 5,000 to 8,000 . basic cars no frills , to bad cant get here without all the BS regulations and fees and emission BS