Just saw MTV's Pimp My Ride. The geniuses of West Coast just saved a fast-fading Mustang convertible from the clutches of the junkyard. It came back shiny and new in armour-all and turtlewax and Pirelli tires.
But, unknown to the American motoring public, that somewhere halfway across the globe, natives of a war-torn archipelago within the Pacific rim were already pimping G.I. retired jeeps almost half a century ago.