F1 engineer makes 'first flat-pack truck'
16 September 2016
The first flat-pack van can be assembled by non-experts in under 12 hours and travel 1,000km (620 miles) without filling up.
It's aimed at remote areas of, say Africa, where transporting food or equipment over difficult terrain is a problem.
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