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This 1980 Toyota dually flatbed conversion is a one-of-a-kind daily driver


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Officially, Toyota never built any dually versions of its compact Hilux pickup for the North American market. Known as the Truck in the United States and the Hilux almost everywhere else in the world, the pickup was respected for its absolute indestructibility in the face of almost any peril—save, perhaps, rust. The Truck was the pickup that earned Toyota a generous welcome among task-focused buyers who couldn't justify the fuel and parking requirements of a full-size model.


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These cab and chassis were quite common in western canada thru the early 1990’s later ones came with 3vz V/6 engine, I did many a dealer pre-delivery inspection for local RV manufacturer, they came with a strong Toyota full floating axle rated at 1 ton.