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Non-stop by car from wolfsburg to toronto. The Dyvi Atlantic; one of two drive-on; drive-off motor ships owned by Volkswagon of West Germany; is unloading 1;070 cars at Toronto harbor. The rakish vessel has seven storage decks connected by ramps. Cars enter or leave by two side doors; cutting the usual crane-loading operation by many hours. The other drive-on; drive-off ship in the large Volkswagen fleet can cay over 2;000 of the automobiles. Open in full size

Non-stop by car from wolfsburg to toronto. The Dyvi Atlantic; one of two drive-on; drive-off motor ships owned by Volkswagon of West Germany; is unloading 1;070 cars at Toronto harbor. The rakish vessel has seven storage decks connected by ramps. Cars enter or leave by two side doors; cutting the usual crane-loading operation by many hours. The other drive-on; drive-off ship in the large Volkswagen fleet can cay over 2;000 of the automobiles.

Picture, 1968, English

Non-stop by car from wolfsburg to toronto. The Dyvi Atlantic; one of two drive-on; drive-off motor ships owned by Volkswagon of West Germany; is unloading 1;070 cars at Toronto harbor. The rakish vessel has seven storage decks connected by ramps. Cars enter or leave by two side doors; cutting the usual crane-loading operation by many hours. The other drive-on; drive-off ship in the large Volkswagen fleet can cay over 2;000 of the automobiles.

Picture, 1968, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Ships - D - Named

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0014170f