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1995 Volvo 850 Turbo | 5-speed wagon

Ametistblue / Amethyst / Aubergine pearl metallic

1995 Volvo 850 Turbo wagon equipped with turbo 2.3 inline-5 (B5234T1) and 5-speed manual transmission.

Fantastic color – Amethyst / Aubergine pearl metallic (code 420). Black leather interior. Nice condition inside and out. 

Will depart Tokyo later 1/2 of September for arrival in Tacoma October – specific vessel TBD.

More info:

  • volvo850t-5r.com – Ametistblue T-5R in Sweden
  • vindecoderz.com – YV1LW5709S2088983

1996 Land Rover Discovery w/ ~78k miles (125,703 kilometers). RHD RoW example recently imported from Japan. Equipped with the rugged 3.9 liter V8; full-time 4WD w/ high/low/lock transfer-case; ZF 4-speed automatic.

Original paint has some fading, but no noteworthy rust. Proven Land Rover 4×4 drivetrain – solid axles front and rear with good articulation; low-range and center-locking differential. It’ss quite capable off-road while still comfortable on-road. Excellent visibility and classic 4×4 style.

Exterior – orig. blue paint has weathered but suits it’s classic look. No rust.

Interior – cloth ‘Land Rover’ script manual seats with lumbar adjustment; jump-seats -> space for 7. Driver’s seat has a split seam – we will address once in-hand.

More info:

  • Land Rover Monthly: Discovery 1 buyers guide
  • Britpart: Discovery 1 buyers guide
  • VIN lookup SALLJRMM3TA525020

 

2002 AMG Mercedes-Benz C32. WDB2032652F244015

$14,500 CDN + BC tax & registration. USA buyers – indoor storage available until eligible for import – $90/month.

Arrived 9/18 – will update in a couple weeks after clean and inspection.

 More info:

  • Last VIN WDB2032652F244015
  • Vin Decoder WDB2032652F244015
  • carinfo.kiev.ua WDB2032652F244015

VIN WDB2032652F244015
Model C 32 AMG
Engine 112961 60 006864
Transmission 722641 03 457315
Order Number 0 2 839 90083
Order Location JAPAN
Production Number 1775961
Interior LEATHER – BLACK/ANTHRACITE (251A)
Paint 1 ALABASTER WHITE – NON METALLIC (960U)
Release Date 2002-01-31
Delivery Date 2002-01-31
Code Description
241 FRONT SEAT LH ELECTRIC ADJUSTABLE WITH MEMORY
249 INSIDE AND OUTSIDE MIRROR AUTOMATIC DIMMING
250A LEATHER
251A LEATHER – BLACK/ANTHRACITE
275 MEMORY PACKAGE (DRIVER SEAT, STRG. COL., MIRROR)
287 THROUGH-LOADING FEATURE
293 SIDEBAG IN REAR LEFT AND RIGHT
[...]

1983 Mondial Quattrovalvole Coupe –  runs and drives very well with just over 47k miles. Steering / brakes / suspension all very good. Classic gated 5-speed shifter – transmission and clutch feel great. Has seen regular use over the years – recently installed Michelin TRX tires (2018 date code); upgraded fuse/relay block & service by Scuderia Rampante.

Exterior finished in Ferrari Racing Red Rosso Corsa – looks good but some signs of prior paintwork visible on close inspection (shown).

Interior – Tan leather seats / black dash are in very good condition showing only modest wear. Controls all in good shape. Carpets are clean.

The Mondial is an approachable car for the DIY crowd – parts are easy to source and the Ferrari DIY crowd is well-served on FerrariChat.

Having had a few Mondial / 308 / 348 back to 1999. The Mondial in general is a genuinely enjoyable car. This particular example runs and [...]

1996 Honda Acty 4WD 5-speed – 60,990 kilometers (37,820 miles). Japanese import kei-truck.

Good condition from the mild climate of Nagoya, Japan. Will ship late September for arrival in first 1/2 of October.

These kei-trucks are often available for pre-purchase / 50% deposit for right of first refusal. If not happy upon arrival – 100% refundable.

Deposit received on this truck from Jeff B.

More info:

  • Wikipedia: Honda Acty

1995 Honda Acty SDX 4WD Japanese import w/ 42,713 kilometers (26,500 miles).

Good condition from the mild climate of Nagoya, Japan. Will ship late September for arrival in first 1/2 of October.

These kei-trucks are often available for pre-purchase / 50% deposit for right of first refusal. If not happy upon arrival – 100% refundable.

Deposit pending from Nicholas D.

More info:

  • Wikipedia: Honda Acty

1997 Mercedes-Benz G320

Geländewagen

1997 Mercedes-Benz G320 WDB46323117109514 – finished in green-black metallic. Interior features black leather / heated front seats / rear jump-seats.

Nice looking vehicle from Nagoya, Japan. Has a couple issues reported we will address upon arrival – SRS light / fluids / service. 

$29,500 USD covers all Canadian import fees and storage until eligible for USA import (May, 2022).

ETD : SEP 30
ETA : OCT 29 (New Westminster)

More info:

  • VIN decoder – WDB46323117109514
  • LastVIN WDB46323117109514
FIN WDB46323117109514 Model G 320 4 Engine 104996 12 037637 Transmission 722372 14 360568 Order Number 6 7 839 00235 Order Location JAPAN Paint 1 PAINT COLOR, GREEN BLACK METALLIC MB 9189 (9189) Code Description 580 AIR CONDITIONER 581 AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL C27 REINFORCED FRONT SPRING, STAGE I D27 ELECTRIC SLIDING/LIFTING ROOF F01 CAB PARTS, COUNTRIES G75 SPEEDOMETER ADAPTER GE6 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION W4 A 028 H02 “BEHR” AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM H10 [...]

1985 Subaru Sambar 4WD Japanese import w/ 31,615 kilometers.

This 4th generation Sambar is the first with 4WD – utilizing the existing 2-cylinder engine but all wheel drive. The 1980’s styling has its own charm and good overall condition. Some rust staining visible around the windshield but overall a good looking little truck which should prove a good value for the fun and utility.

Vessel: TIGER AF135
ETD: SEP 23-24
ETA: OCT 6 (Tacoma)

More info:

  • Wikipedia: Subaru Sambar

Toyota LandCruiser LX – 70 Series – short wheelbase with FRP top w/ 73,600 orig. miles (118,621 kilometers).

Exterior modest wear on interior & some fading on the original silver paint and graphics. Small paint-loss on front fender. Undercarriage in good condition – consistent with low miles and reasonable climate.

Interior good original condition with minor wear.

Engine and Drivetrain 1HZ 4.2 liters 6-cylinder diesel (upgrade from 13BT); 4-speed automatic transmission; solid axles front and rear suspended by heavy-duty leaf-springs. Undercarriage has been well preserved.

Available for pre-purchase. Price landed in the USA with all duties and import-fees paid and WA title (plus tax & license for WA residents).

Vessel: TIGER AF135
ETD: SEP 23-24
ETA: OCT 6 (Tacoma)

More info:

  • Toyota: LandCruiser 70-series
  • LandCruiser Museum: BJ74
  • 1HZ engine

 

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