The Toyota Van from 1984 to 1989 got here with an optionally available cooler field and icemaker. What’s quirkier is the usual spill-proof ice trays with the mini fridge, which suggests you will get ice cubes to your sparkly drinks. The supply of all this coolness is built-in aircon refrigerant traces across the cooler field, chilly sufficient to freeze water and make ice.
Oddly sufficient, East-Asian variants of the Nissan Vanette additionally got here with a mini fridge within the heart console, and fashionable automobiles just like the Ford Maverick and Jeep Wrangler have optionally available compact fridges of their factory-approved equipment brochure. Toyota changed the Van with the Previa in 1990, however the mini fridge received misplaced in translation.
Admit it or not, having a mini fridge in your automotive is a good function, particularly in the course of the summer season. Now, most high-end luxurious automobiles have a drinks cooler of some type, however we nonetheless assume carmakers ought to make it extra widespread in household automobiles.