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Entries Tagged as 'Cabriolet/Convertible'

Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz

May 9th, 2010 · No Comments

How about a nice long boat of an American convertible to get things going again? Feast your eyes out on this beautifully preserved blue Cadillac: All interesting facts in the comments please! Not being a Cadillac connesseur, all I can say is that it is pretty, and that it is blue 😉 It appears to […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Cadillac · Nice cars · Oldies

Lomax 224

March 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments

On a semi-sunny day I spot this funny looking car. This little devil looks like an old racer of times long gone, Morgan comes to mind. A top spot to find just parked next to a busy road in Dordrecht? No, alas. I have been spotting cars for a while now, and have learned that […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Lomax

Opel Speedster / Vauxhall VX220

October 9th, 2009 · 4 Comments

The Opel Speedster is a nice car, albeit still an Opel. They are nice to drive, affordable, and not half bad looking once you get used to the boxy back. These cars aren’t that difficult to find for a spot, and basically I have never bothered. Let’s face it, at the end of the day […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Nice cars · Opel

Tatra T-11 (1924), well probably…

May 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Months ago, frequent commenter Jan send me some pictures of this great old little open car. I never got around to posting them here on the site. Why? Well, let’s just say I would have had ‘No. 1 Procrastinator’ tattooed on my ass in very large and brightly coloured letters, if only I had gotten […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Oldies · Tatra

Bosmal 126 Cabrio

February 25th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Waizfisz spotted the Fiat version of his ahum bigger brother in Morocco, now I have spotted the Polish Bosmal 126 Cabrio in lovely Voorburg, the Netherlands… Always very much the cosmopolitan, me 😉 Anyway, I do not know all that much about this car, it looks like shit but is probably nice to have. deJurriaan […]

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Tags: Bosmal · Cabriolet/Convertible · Ugly cars

Mini Moke

February 11th, 2009 · No Comments

This is a Mini Moke which I saw on the French Riviera.It is a real beach car. It is used for that purpose as well . It is the kind of car which I would buy if I had a summer house in that area. But they are quiet populair there and for that reason […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Mini · Nice cars · Oldies

Renault Rodeo

February 11th, 2009 · 14 Comments

The Renault Rodeo was like the  and the Citroen Mehari a small, light and practical front-wheel drive go anywhere car. This one is the 3rd generation of the Rodeo. The first generation was called the Renault Rodeo 4 and was based on the Renault 4 ( 4L) commercial van.  The second generation (Rodeo 6) was […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Renault · Stupid cars · Ugly cars

Triumph TR7

January 21st, 2009 · No Comments

So, not yet another TR6 for me this time, nope, it’s a late seventies rear-wheel drive Triumph TR7. I like the TR6, the design is exciting and filled with emotion. This car, I am not so sure about. To be honest, it is not a completely honest and unbiased opinion. This car looks remarkable like […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Triumph