Black Manual. March 1981 build.
In 1/2017, papers surfaced listing this VIN in Safety Campaign RA-0001.
This VIN was on the first shipment to the US. (See Manifest 1, page 10.) The Carrier Ship was the "Continental Highway" and its arrival was listed as 5/14/1981 at the POE of Long Beach, CA.
Company Car (D. Allen.)
Chestnut Fleet Rental. Leased from CFR Inc and Returned with sales restrictions without Warranty.
2/5/2016 Edit: On 2/1/2016 dmcseller offered the following document on this VIN. It is in the last column, which is cut off partially because it is taken from a screen shot: