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Video: meet the 80s hatchback with a motorbike in the boot

In the first video of our new retro-themed series, meet the Honda City Turbo II

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The Honda City Turbo II was ahead of its time. It was wonderful little Japanese city car, sure, but it also came with the mighty Motocompo scooter in the boot.

The idea was genius: you would drive to the edge of town, then ride the last mile to the office on the scooter. It was the ultimate urban mobility solution, 40 years before anyone really started talking about urban mobility solutions.

But is Honda about to bring this idea back to the future? Top Gear Magazine’s Jack Rix finds out…

If you want more from this weird pairing, check out when Honda’s new-fangled electric city car met its absurdly equipped ancestor in East London.

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