The orange rusty thing with the chain is actually an Indian built Nissan Jonga aka Patrol. An Indian manufacturer acquired the rights to the Patrol and the Nissan Carrier- a basic copy of the Dodge M37 built on a Nissan truck frame, powered by a Graham Paige derived engine originally...
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Hey Tom/Julie, Rare 1957 and 60's Nissans and Datsuns.. Here's the stuff currently in my barn in central British Columbia.. some stuff I know Tom has never seen before. My 1957 Nissan Patrol, my 2 unrestored 1964 Nissan Cedric Sedans, my restored 1964, Cedric, my restored 1964 Datsun Pick up, and my 1969 Datsun 510, which is currently being built with an electric drivetrain. the Blue car came out a barn in Moose Jaw Saskatchewan, the red and silver car came out of a field in North Battleford Sask, my green cedric came out of a mink barn in Surrey BC... the restored blue truck came out of 3 junkyards. Merlin in BC My yard find 1957 Nissan Patrol. This is one of 2 known survivors of the 4w61 Patrol with body, and one of 5 known of engine and frame. The engine is an inline 6 licensed copy of a prewar 1930's Graham Paige Crusader engine. Nissan bought the entire GP assembly line and dies in the mid 30's, ahd it shipped to Japan, and build GP crusaders as Nissan Model 70 sedans, as well as trucks and buses on the same frame rear view of my 64 Cedric My 3rd 64 Nissan Cedric.. sold in Canada and the Eastern USA from 1963-65 in very small numbers My 64 Nissan Cedric and my 64 Datsun truck My 1964 restored Nissan Cedric, at work on the set of "man in the High Castle" season 2 my second 1964 Nissan Cedric- it is for sale- have some better parts inside of my 1957 Nissan patrol.. apparenty this was owned by an American, who lost it for busfare in Quesnel (K When ell) BC in the late 1970's... have not idea how it made it here or to the states. my almost restored 1964 Datsun 320 truck more 1964 320... built this out of 3 separate trucks My 1969 510 that I'm building with an electric drivetrain. found it in a gravel pit, had a tab of acid that said "bite me" under the carpet rear quarter view.
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