29 Nov '11, 7pm

Converted Smart Car Is World's Smallest Food Truck

Converted Smart Car Is World's Smallest Food Truck

From its humble beginnings as your corner hot dog joint to community icons of "civic pride ," the food truck has come a long way, especially with food trucks nowadays serving anything from exotic international cuisines to gourmet chocolates. The trucks themselves have evolved too, and Austin, TX boasts what is officially the world's smallest food truck, operated out of a converted Smart car . Serving "Berlin-inspired" doener kebap , a dish of shaved meat and pocket bread that's somewhat similar to a Greek gyro sandwich, this littlest of food trucks was started up by two former exchange students from Germany, Michael Heyne and Dominek Stein. The pair worked with Frenzel , a German company that installs on-board kitchens, to convert the interior from an ordinary automobile to one that can heat and store food. Verts Kebap/via To do this, they removed the passenger seat in the...

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