American Honda’s newest mannequin is a Chevrolet.
As a part of the automaker’s celebration of the 60th anniversary of its U.S. operations, it has restored a 1961 Chevy Apache 10 pickup to duplicate the vans it utilized in its early years to ship bikes round Southern California.
The paint job on the white two-door completely matches one present in an archive photograph taken outdoors the corporate’s authentic headquarters in Los Angeles.
The half-ton incorporates a 160 hp 283 cubic-inch V8, Three-speed handbook transmission and an Eight-foot mattress that Honda has stuffed with a 1965 Honda 50 Tremendous Cub alongside a 1965 CB160.
Honda this 12 months reintroduced the Tremendous Cub to the U.S. market this 12 months for the primary time since 1983 with an all-new model. Honda has bought over 100 million world wide making it the best-selling motorcar of all time.
It will not be needing Chevy pickups to ship them in. It has been making its personal, the Ridgeline, since 2006.