Cars of Coolhaven

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Bentley Continental in cream and gold

August 12th, 2010 · No Comments

Holidaying in a sleepy British seaside resort, I spot this pimped Bentley. Boy oh boy, how ugly do you want your car?! The paint job is some pearly creamy white, obviously well trimmed with gold accents and gold rims. Oh, and lets not forget the charming vanity plates. Lovely! This car is lacking rhinestones šŸ™‚

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Tags: Bentley · Stupid cars · Ugly cars

Renault Rodeo

February 11th, 2009 · 14 Comments

The Renault Rodeo was like theĀ  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.Ā  The second generation (Rodeo 6) was […]

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

Maserati Biturbo (1981-91)

January 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Well, you love this car, or you ridicule it… One thing is for sure, it is hardly a Maserati! That is, as Maserati was known before this era. For some reason, owner De Tomaso thought it a good idea to stop making super cars, and start making, well, this: The Biturbo is a two-door coupĆ© […]

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Tags: Maserati · Stupid cars

Ford Capri GT (Mk1)(?)

January 13th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Once famously promoted with the slogan ‘The car you always promised yourself‘, but I don’t recall promising myself a heavily pimped, overstated, orange two-seater European style Ford Capri coupĆ©… Obviously, the current owner of this car is a dedicated Capri driver, and has spend much time and effort in creating a car that is both […]

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Tags: Ford · Stupid cars

Cadillac Fleetwood

December 21st, 2007 · 1 Comment

Back to Coolhaven with this boat of a car. A big and ugly Cadillac: I have no interesting facts about this car, and frankly I can’t be bothered to look ‘m up šŸ˜‰ I have a back log of almost a dozen great cars now, so I am quite busy Googling, searching and Photoshopping them […]

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Tags: Cadillac · Stupid cars

Volvo 440 Toncar Estate conversion!!!

September 21st, 2007 · 9 Comments

this car is parked a few blocks from my house. I saw it a few times passing by, but unfortunately, I wasn’t fast enough to take pictures. It is just a ordinary ugly white Volvo 440 which was build in Born, a small town in the south of the Netherlands. However, this isn’t just a […]

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Tags: Stupid cars · Ugly cars · Volvo

nissan note/renault modus

September 15th, 2007 · No Comments

on the way with brabus to the vet i saw this brand new Nissan Note on a trailer of a Polish Mercedes Sprinter. the car had the factory stickers still attached to the windscreen! i don’t know what happen with this rebatched renault modus but i think someone lost his job because of this. the […]

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Tags: Nissan · Stupid cars


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