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Car Spotting Adventures: 1966 Datsun Truck Double-cab Pickup - U520

April 16, 2017

Two-door, double-cab pickups (utes) of the 60's/70's are one of my favourite body styles in Japan's Kyusha world. Styling is always on-point.

The 520 Series Truck was built from May 1965 to 1969. This Truck pickup was built in 1966. It has a 1,299cc inline 4 engine.

More information: Early Datsun - 520

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