Oh, and South Africa also have it... the Ford Bantam!
Orlove! Want a little Fiesta pickup truck? Come to Brazil anytime! We have it (since 1997). It's the Ford Courier!!!
Volkswagen did it in the 90's... And the procedure looked much more interesting...
That's because the Panda and the New Uno were born almost at the same time, their development and design were happening together but, as Fiat do Brasil needed something cheaper (a lot cheaper), they engineered the car over the Palio platform and used the cheapest materials available to keep its price low, while the… Read more
Well, at least this "atrocious looking beast" beats the hell out of the Panda's poor south american cousin: the Fiat Uno Way. No 4x4, just a wheezing 1.4 liter flexfuel engine and lots (and I mean LOTS) of horrible plastics, inside and out.
If you use Chrome or Firefox, search for an add-on called Media Hint. I'm in Brazil and just watched it on Hulu, no problem at all!
The Viaggio name in Brazil will probably be changed, not because of the "veado" slang, but because of this:
Cosmo Sport: the monster-catching choice of Ultraman Jack!
Of course there is. This Goat is based on the Holden VT Commodore that, in itself, is based on the Opel Omega, which is also the base platform of the Cadillac Catera. It's all in the family.