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Museum Piece: 1966 Isuzu Bellett 1600GT Coupe (PR90)

July 20, 2014

Today's video is of the stunning Isuzu Bellett 1600GT on display at the Toyota Automobile Museum near Nagoya. It represents a milestone being the first Japanese passenger car to labelled a GT.

This Bellett Coupe was built in 1966. It has a 1,579cc inline 4 engine.

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