Toyota Kijang, Indonesia's unofficial national car


By Harry Suhartono JAKARTA, Nov 16 (Reuters Life!) - India has its legendary Ambassador. Europe's cult car is the Beetle. And in Indonesia? You have the sturdy old warhorse, the Kijang. Toyota's Kijang may not have the romance of the Ambassador or the cuteness of the Beetle, but the huge multi-purpose vehicle has been the heartbeat of Indonesia for decades. The Kijang, which means "deer" in Bahasa Indonesia, was first launched in Indonesia in 1977, as a cheap -- and not so attractive ...

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