The luxury ZIL-118 “Youth” minibus, the original design (until 1971). ZiL museum, Moscow

The luxury ZIL-118 “Youth” minibus, the original design (until 1971). The vehicle was exhibited at the Soviet Intourist exhibition in 1967 during the International Bus Week in Nice, where it attracted mass attention and found a good export potential. The vehicle got 12 awards, and even Henry Ford II tried to buy a license for the production of “Youth” in the USA. ZiL museum, Moscow

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