Cars of Coolhaven

An exploration of extraordinary cars in an ordinary neighborhood

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Entries from October 2009

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

DAF 44 (1966-74)

October 7th, 2009 · 3 Comments

I am no big fan of the DAF motoring brand, but since I live in the Netherlands I am bound to run into the little buggers every now and then. In my mind, these cars are in the same category of ‘slow, boring and boxy’ as old cheap Volvo’s. What a pleasant surprise to see […]

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Tags: DAF · Oldies