Cars of Coolhaven

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Entries from October 2008

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

Triumph TR6. Again!

October 12th, 2008 · No Comments

Oh well, there is always room for another TR6. I like the little sports cars, they are nice to look at. Specs and info in the earlier posts. Enjoy!

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

Datsun 240Z Sport (1969-1978)

October 11th, 2008 · No Comments

Now this is a car I like! I am really pleased with this spot. This car is closely related to the Fairlady I spotted a while back in Rotterdam.Now, here in not so sunny booming city of Brielle, I run into this sporty old orange Datsun. What a cool car! As with all Datsun/Nissan cars […]

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Tags: Datsun · Nice cars · Oldies

Ford Galaxie 500 XL Convertible (1960-1964)

October 6th, 2008 · 1 Comment

How about a nice big boat of a Ford to get things started here again? And two door convertibles don’t easily become much bigger than this white whale… What can I say about a big gassguzzling V8 monster like this? Well,very little, I don’t know these cars at all! Wikipedia has a nice page about […]

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