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Giraffe Compliant: 1989 Toyota Soarer 3.0 GT Aerocabin (1 of 500)

September 17, 2016

If only it were rusty! Well, you can't win them all, can you? I have a rare and special late 80's Toyota for you today. I led to believe there are a few Aerocabins that have made their way overseas.

This Soarer convertible was built in 1989. It has a 2,954cc inline 6 engine.

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I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>

 
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