Cars of Coolhaven

An exploration of extraordinary cars in an ordinary neighborhood

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Audi R8 (finally…)

July 13th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Well, this nice fast Audi nowadays has little spotting-value, I am afraid. They aren’t that hard to run into, apparently. For reasons unknown to me however, I never saw one! So, a year to late, finally: the sporty Audi! Oh well, gave me a chance to do some photoshopping 😉

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Tags: Audi · Nice cars

Audi Coupé GT (1980-1987)

June 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment

On a slow car spotting day, I decided to take some pictures of this Audi. It does not look half bad, and since it is the cheaper and therefore less looked after model, it actually isn’t that common anymore. It is a piece of Audi history, enjoy! From wikipedia: The Audi Coupé GT is a […]

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D.K.W. F93, aka D.K.W Grosse 3=6

April 23rd, 2008 · 6 Comments

Well, the sun is working its rays off to turn this nasty, cold weather around and finally produce some highly anticipated springtime. Not only does this mean that we all can start incinerating hunks of meat on the barbeque, drink rosé on every occasion possible and feast our eyes out on women in light summer […]

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Tags: D.K.W. · Nice cars · Oldies

Audi 100 sedan (1973)

January 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment

On my way to Dordrecht, I spot this beige oldie. At first glance, my brain files it under ‘beige Peugeot 504’ and I want to continue my journey. But rapidly it dawns on me that Peugeots generally don’t tend to carry the Audi logo 😉 This car is a sedan version of the Audi 100 […]

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Audi Allroad Quattro & Audi RS4

December 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Now, let us enjoy ourselves with some gently restrained commuter cars who can drive like the way it is supposed to be driven: I would not be complaining if this was my lease car to drive to work every day… Gives you the opportunity to do something nice in the weekend as well 😉 What […]

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Tags: 4*4 · Audi · Nice cars

A hundred posts: my favorites

December 6th, 2007 · No Comments

The Fiat 124 Sport Spider was my 100th posting on this weblog! So, let’s recap by giving you my personal top five (sort of in random order): the Corvette C1 was high on my spotting wish list, I think it is a beautiful car. the car that started this all, the Audi 100 Coupé S […]

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Maybach 62 S (and a small Audi as a bonus)

October 18th, 2007 · 1 Comment

On my way to the beach (another nice kayak surfing day planned) I spot this Maybach. And I must say, it is hard to miss 😉 . Seconds after I parked my car to take these pictures, an Audi A8L W12 parks right next to it! Nice car (I like it even better than the […]

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Tags: Audi · Maybach

audi 80 cabrio b4

September 12th, 2007 · 4 Comments

this is an audi 80 cabrio. The factory name is b4. it is the 4th and last series of the audi 80. (in the usa known as 90) it was build from 92 until 95 and still is very popular. This one is from 1992 and still looks great. It has a 2.3 liter (98kW) […]

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Tags: Audi · Cabriolet/Convertible