These may be the worst photos ever taken by someone trying to sell what is claimed to be a historic vehicle. Despite the potato-cam, however, the seller of this 1985 Honda Civic hatchback claims that it was a special car commemorating the 500,000th Civic ever built. As such, it has been driven only 200km (124 miles) in its lifetime. UPDATE below.
To corroborate that story, it’s got gaudy “1985” and “500,000th” decals plastered all over it. Whether it’s the half-millionth Civic or not, it at least appears to be a very low mileage one.
Immaculate vinyl bolsters on the front seats indicate a butt-free existence, and the spotless engine bay further signals sparse usage. The rear bumper seems to have experienced some sun fading, so it’s probably been kept outside for some period.
It’s being offered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada for $7,900 Canadian (or $7,240 USD). You can find the ad on Kijiji. UPDATE: We contacted Honda USA and their response is that neither Canadian Honda representatives nor global production numbers can substantiate the advertised claim for the
vehicle. Neither production or sales numbers of 500,000 come close to a