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Old 09-28-2019, 08:47 PM #1
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On vacation in Patagonia Chile

We arrived yesterday in Punta Arenas Chile and had a car reserved for rental. The guy behind the counter said IF You're going into Torres del Paine National Park you should have a truck. HE UPGRADED me to a Hilux 4x4 Diesel! I've been driving this truck now for 2 days and I've fallen in love! It's not a hot rod, but man, is it good on gas! It's a 6 sped Diesel crew cab with a short box-- a simple basic truck- it even has a roll cage! Why doesn't Toyota sell these in N. America?
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Going to have to post some pictures of your trip!
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A post like this and no pix!????

Mods: give this man a one month vacation. Of course, after he returns and posts pix.


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We arrived yesterday in Punta Arenas Chile and had a car reserved for rental. The guy behind the counter said IF You're going into Torres del Paine National Park you should have a truck. HE UPGRADED me to a Hilux 4x4 Diesel! I've been driving this truck now for 2 days and I've fallen in love! It's not a hot rod, but man, is it good on gas! It's a 6 sped Diesel crew cab with a short box-- a simple basic truck- it even has a roll cage! Why doesn't Toyota sell these in N. America?
Yes I'm still on the road! We will another 20 days and I will post pics then!
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looking forward to seeing pics. I'm a fellow traveler and have looked at patagonia several time. PICS PICS PICS
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Oh, man. I remember, the feelings, that I had, when I had rented the car of my dream - Mitsubishi L300 for 3 days. It helped us to reach the Suffolk Holiday Homes, where we wanted to rest from the work and town noise. Frankly speaking, truck was a real hog. I was afraid of stealing of car by somebody, where we were driving to place, but like for us, it had the garage, so my soul was at peace. I hadn't even thought, that there are so cheap houses with the garage at this area.

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Nice question dude.
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Yes I'm still on the road! We will another 20 days and I will post pics then!
Don't forget you promised photos, the 20 days have past and are gone!!
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Still no pics? lol
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I bet it's very picturesque in Patagonia
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