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Toyota sends four Hilux pickups across Antarctica à la Top Gear

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by TacoRan, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. Dec 23, 2010 at 5:46 PM
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    This has been done before a few year back by Top Gear. Is Autoblog way behind on the times or did Top Gear do it again?
     
  3. Dec 23, 2010 at 7:04 PM
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    That was the other pole lol.

    I thought the same thing but then I checked and the one they went to before was the north pole

    http://www.streetfire.net/video/top-gear-polar-special_2092261.htm

    I can't wait for this new episode. It will probably be in 2 years before it's on American t.v. though.
     
  4. Dec 23, 2010 at 7:24 PM
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    No No it is not an episode of Top Gear. Toyota used some Hilux trucks converted for Anartica duty to transport some scientist as a publicity stunt. A la means 'in a style or manner of'.
     
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    :pout: I guess my French is rusty or non existent
     
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    Sorry I just copied and pasted the article title into the thread title because, well I’m extremely lazy.
     
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    And not French!
     
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