Wait for the 20% of coupon before you buy it.
seriously, a two ton truck powered by 108hp.
get on the free way at rush hour with that
a few times and the car payment will hop scared
right out of your billfold.
I didn't bother searching the story elsewhere, but it wouldn't surprise
me if they had all the factory tooling built by the cheapest bidders....
and where might they have been? ;)
Well, it is a diesel, so it would have somewhat-more torque than a gas
Also, in backwater nations smaller engines are often *preferred*,
believe it or not.... I had a 1982 full-size Chevy pickup for a few
months that had a inline-6 with a 4-speed manual trans, and was told
that it was a quite desirable vehicle south of the (US) border. The
small engine saves gas, has a carb so you can fix everything yourself
(no engine computer), the engine didn't have enough torque to stress the
rest of the drivetrain and if the transmission ever did have problems,,,
it was a manual, so it was pretty easy to fix too.
It was slow on the uptake, yes.... On a cross-country trip I floored it
and I think it got up to a bit over 70 MPH. But it got me where I was
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