Time capsule show truck: 1986 Mazda B2600 Sport 4x4 5-speed
SAINT-EUSTACHE, QUE., CANADA— Rare BLAUPUNKT audio gear, cherry from bumper to bumper, 50k on the clock
I urge you: slow down and soak in this Mazda B2600 Sport 4x4 show truck.
It looks immaculate, and appears to be a show truck / business promotional tool for an audio installer in Quebec, Canada.
I write this from only a few hundred km away, and attest that my entire life has been spent watching these Mazda B-Series trucks slowly return to the earth—winters, salt, and calamity mean these workhorse trucks typically last as long as two Canadian Prime Ministers.
This truck has lived through six.
As stated above, 50,000 km and change is nothing in the way of mileage; the body, engine, and interior appear solid. Period rims to die for. Then, there’s the audio gear. Here’s the rundown as I can make it out from the photos: