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Old 01-13-2014, 01:09 AM
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My brother and I were returning from Vegas and saw this thing in the economy lot at DIA. Alaska plates. Looked like a mashup of old and new. Icon suspension, looked like a Tacoma chassis with a body I've never seen. Anyone have an idea what this is? We were nerding it up pretty hard drooling over it.



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Old 01-13-2014, 02:53 AM
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http://www.expeditionportal.com/foru...Global-Tacoma?

Basically a new Tacoma shortened at both ends for shipping container fitment.
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Old 01-13-2014, 08:52 AM
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http://www.expeditionportal.com/foru...Global-Tacoma?

Basically a new Tacoma shortened at both ends for shipping container fitment.
What an unbelievable thread. I would love to meet that guy. How wild that the truck is at DIA right now?
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Old 01-13-2014, 08:59 AM
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http://www.expeditionportal.com/foru...Global-Tacoma?

Basically a new Tacoma shortened at both ends for shipping container fitment.
RainKurt. He knows all.

I PM'd him on Expo to see what he's doing in town.
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Old 01-13-2014, 09:01 AM
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Wow, what and awesome find! The vintage tail gate graft, the 80 lights, the custom work, wow, just wow. Not a lot of trucks like that on the road, that expo thread is incredible.

Looks like the "finished" pics were taken in Boulder.
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Thanks, Kurt! We were pretty stumped last night. Figured someone would know. I want one.
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Talking to him on Expo. Invited him to the 2/5 meeting and if not that lets see if we can arrange some other get together.
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He - Karl - hopes to make the 2/5 RS meeting. Good spot Zach!
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Old 01-13-2014, 04:32 PM
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Way to go team! It's really cool that we reached out to him and he replied. I'm stoked to see it in person!
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