Nothing related to Trabants but pretty cool I think.
How much Absolut does one consume before you say: "I know, let's build a car that runs on extremely dangerous wood gas, looks like something from Back To The Future, and drive it all over Sweden!"
This story reminds me of reading about how the fearsome Viking ships were constructed... Cut, weld, glue, whatever it takes to piece it together until it "looks right".
And, just like with our Viking ancestors, in the end, it worked pretty well. Better than anything else.
With a population that tends towards this sort of endeavor, it's no wonder the inspectors are most rigorous...
* Komrade Keri is well qualified to pronounce the title of "Crazy Swede", as she's been one for years... Just ask Comrade Trabi.
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