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Luke42

EV enthusiast. Private pilot. Computerman. Learned conventional car maintenance from my dad.

By on July 26, 2011

I spotted this Opel Vivaro CDTI on the University of Illinois campus.

How did this apparently-European vehicle end up in Illinois?  Opel’s website suggests that they don’t do business in Canada, but this Vivaro has Quebec license plates, and a stuffed animal in the window that suggests it is a personal vehicle.

Does anyone have any idea how such a vehicle could end up legally touring the American Midwest with Canadian plates?  What say you, readers of TTAC?

 

By on June 9, 2009

I drive a Prius regularly. It’s time to correct a few myths about hybrids:

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