Cars of Coolhaven

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MG MGB Roadster MkIII

January 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Yet another little MGB. This bright blue baby is from 1974 or beyond. Due to US import regulations, the lovely chrome bumper on this nice little tourer had to be replaced by these fat, butt-ugly, black rubber bumpers. Quoted straight from Wikipedia: The new, steel-reinforced black rubber bumper at the front incorporated the grille area […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · MG


October 9th, 2007 · No Comments

The last few days were not the best car spotting days… Winter is coming, and everybody is locking away their nice cars, or so it seems. Fortunately, this nice right-hand drive MG is parked in front of the supermarket when I pass. Not extremely rare or expensive, but is very well kept and I like […]

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Tags: MG · Nice cars · Oldies

Alfa Romeo – Porsche – MG – Volvo

September 10th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Back to Coolhaven, and guess what I run into on the highway? A small convoy of oldtimers, a sunny sunday is always a nice day for spotting oldies: a brilliant Alfa Romeo Spider 1600, a classic Porsche 911 Turbo, a MGB GT V8, and a Volvo Amazon, all nice and cosy together. What a lovely […]

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Tags: Alfa Romeo · MG · Nice cars · Oldies · Porsche · Volvo


August 29th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Originally, I wanted to take some pictures of a BMW 650i I spotted earlier. Unfortunately, it had left when I arrived, and as a plan b I ended up with this stupid MG. Don’t get me wrong, I am a huge MG fan. That is, all MG’s from 1966 or earlier… This Opel Astra lookalike […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · MG · Stupid cars