1986 Trabant 601 Review
Its Beauty And The Beast All Together. — Simple and Efficient! Easy to drive and have a low fuel consumption. It has a 2 cylinder 2 stroke engine, 595cc capable to deliver 19kW. Spare parts a little expensive but it worth the effort. Can broke when you expect less or it can work flawlessly...in other words ITS FUN TO DRIVE!!!
Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)
Pros: Its fun to drive.
Cons: Don't have ABS.
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