TG drives the Kombi in Brazil
It's one of TG magazine's greatest ever adventures: a white-knuckle ride around the favelas in a new, 50s-style Kombi van
Posted: 11 Oct 2013
Today, we will spend a lot of time looking at their twitching moustaches and VW Passat in our mirrors. Though not as bad as São Paulo, Rio's main motorways are generally glued solid with less-than-maravilhosa traffic. Rustic charm aside, the VW's ability to distract doesn't last long. For a £17k vehicle, there's precious little surprise and delight in the Kombi. Let me rephrase that: there are quite a lot of surprises, fewer delights.