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Found this while rooting around in a pile of old mags.

 

1 .. Questionin HotRod

ask Rod!

 

 

5 .. contest

contest

 

 

6 .. contest

yamahauler

 

 

4 .. Yamahauler

… write-up …

 

 

yamahauler dodge

yamahauler dodge

 

 

In 74 Yamaha reignited an old flame. Toyota. The new Yamahauler.

 TOYOTA / YAMAHA CONCEPT TRUCK

 

 

8 .. 74 Toyota

74 Toyota

 

 

 

1974 yamahauler

1974 yamahauler

 

 

 

1974 yamahauler

1974 yamahauler

 

 

1975 yamahauler

1975  Simoniz Yamahauler

 

 

12 .. 75

75

 

 

1975 Yamahauler

just hangin around

 

 

13 .. 79 Toyata Yamahauler

79 Toyata Yamahauler

 

 

14 .. 79

79

 

 

Tacoma

Tacoma

 

 

Tundra

Tundra

 

 

Tundra

Tundra

 

Toyota and Yamaha.Hauling watercraft, snowmobiles, motorcycles and ATVs. As much fun as riding them — the Tundra Double Cab Toyota/Yamaha Concept Truck. 

  • Team Yamaha Blue/White paint.
  • Toyota/Yamaha Concept Truck logo. 
  • One-of-a-kind bumper guard, grille with skid plate. Tough. Stylish.
  • Donahoe Racing’s performance suspension. +2″. Off-road coil-over front shocks.
  • Bead-lock wheels from Walker Evans and Goodyear Wrangler MT/R 285/70R17 tyres. 
  • Non-slip bed – sprayed with LINE-X coating for protection and additional grip. 
  • Universal Engineering bed rack keeps motorcycles snug during transport.
  • A Toyota Racing Development, Inc. (TRD) supercharger helps haul the load. Up to seven pounds of boost. Maximum horsepower jumps from 240 to 353. Torque from 315 lb.-ft. to 359 lb.-ft, both at 5200 rpm.
  • TRD’s dual side exhaust provides improved breathing performance.
  • Custom designed leather seat covers and door panels from Bartlett Corporation in blue, black, and silver with the Yamaha logo.
  • DVD player and Nintendo GameCubein the back. Headrest screens provided
    by MECIS Wireless.
  • Rugged CoCo floor mats.

 

 

18 .. Yamahauler

Yamahauler

 

So … No … I don’t know

Where is it?

What happened to it?

What I do know though

This is not it.

 

19 .. aftermath crash

.. Aftermath of crashing into the Kern River Gorge, California, Nov 10, 1974 …

 

 

20 .. looks like it hurt

looks like it hurt a little

 

Just some of the discrepencies.

  • Paint is wrong.
  • So are the graphics.
  • Where is the sunroof?
  • Extra side windows.
  • No roof vent.
  • Grille and front bumper don’t fit either.

 

 

Yamahauler EU

Yamahauler EU

 

 

japanese yamahauler

japanese yamahauler?

 

 

go yamahauler ... emissions?

go yamahauler … emissions?

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Posted April 17, 2013 by xscafe in General

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