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The salvage car Silk Road

The salvage car Silk Road

Update: 2022-09-084
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A practically brand new Lexus with a New Jersey inspection sticker lands on an auto body lot in Turkmenistan. How did it get there? To find out, we journey into the bizarro economy for misfit cars. And we follow a very different kind of journey – of the auto body repairman from Turkmenistan who brought us this story in the first place. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

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The salvage car Silk Road

The salvage car Silk Road

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