Cars of Coolhaven

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Entries Tagged as '4*4'

Umm Alter

June 23rd, 2009 · 10 Comments

Feast your eyes out on a proper off-roader! Sod off with your Cayenne or X5, this is a car right up there with the Landcruiser and Defender. If you can’t walk on the roof of your car without worrying about the paint job or the structural integrity, you are not driving a off-road vehicle! Damn, […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Ugly cars · Umm

toyota landcruiser hj60 stationwagon

January 8th, 2009 · 6 Comments

This beautiful 1983 hj60 landcruiser made the brand Toyota invincible! it has a 4 l normal aspirated diesel engine and a truck like 4 speed manualĀ gearbox. It is the big brother of the ”workhorse” bj 40/bj45 and was a big concurrent of the range rover. The car is enormous and the engine can run easily […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Toyota

Volkswagen 181

October 29th, 2008 · 2 Comments

You don’t expect a nice and special car on a location like, say, a land fill or garbage dump. Well, I spot this funny Volkswagen on a garbage recycling and disposal area in the city I live. For some reason, I have fond memories of these boxy VW’s, but oddly enough can’t I recall a […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Nice cars · Ugly cars · Volkswagen

Toyota Landcruiser BJ40

September 1st, 2008 · No Comments

Well, with the vast numbers of visitors for the BJ45, posted a year ago by guest poster Waizfisz, it seems only natural that I would stop to take some pictures of this car… The Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40. The little brother of the manly beast that has been favoured for a year now. Let’s hope […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Oldies · Toyota

Assorted WW2 army vehicles

April 20th, 2008 · No Comments

They moved the Rotterdam War Resistance Museum to the Coolhaven recently, and to celebrate that, they brought in an assorti of US army vehicles. Anything ranging from the well-known Willys jeep to half-track armoured trucks and all sorts of interesting stuff. According to de Motoring department, we can recognize vehicles like the Dodge Beep (WC […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Chevrolet · Dodge · Ford · Oldies · White · Willys

Four by four parking

January 25th, 2008 · 3 Comments

To all you people who say that driving a big SUV or 4*4 within city limits is nonsense…. I would like to see you do this will a Yaris šŸ˜‰

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Tags: 4*4 · Landrover

Lada Niva 4*4 (autoVAZ)

January 9th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Now this is a 4*4 I can appreciate! Being a huge Landrover Defender fan, it is great to spot a no-nonsense, hardcore, indestructible, ugly, all terrain vehicle. That is ugly. But who cares?! If you can’t walk over the roof of your car without worrying about its looks, you don’t own a true 4-by-4! No, […]

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Tags: 4*4 · GAZ / VAZ · Lada · Ugly cars

Audi Allroad Quattro & Audi RS4

December 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Now, let us enjoy ourselves with some gently restrained commuter cars who can drive like the way it is supposed to be driven: I would not be complaining if this was my lease car to drive to work every day… Gives you the opportunity to do something nice in the weekend as well šŸ˜‰ What […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Audi · Nice cars