Cars of Coolhaven

An exploration of extraordinary cars in an ordinary neighborhood

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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

Jensen Interceptor Mk III cabriolet

August 9th, 2008 · No Comments

What better car to re-kick off with than one of my all time favourites, the Jensen Interceptor? I have posted one before, but that was the closed body version. And a rather worn down one as well, to be frank. This beauty of a car is spotted on a sunny day at the beach at […]

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

TVR Vixen S2 (1969)

June 27th, 2008 · No Comments

On the same spot as the Matra I saw earlier, this gorgeous little Vixen is being washed and polished by its owner. And, no surprise there, he is the proud owner of the Matra Murena as well. Apparently, there is an upcoming TVR meeting, and he is getting really for the occasion. Lucky me for […]

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Tags: Nice cars · Oldies · TVR


January 26th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Burton Car Company is the coolest and biggest sports car manufacturer in The Netherlands. Or, at least, that is what they proclaim on their website. But, granted, the Citroën 2cv rebuilds certainly look nice. I think the wheels on this particular black and white ‘funcar’ could have been a bit more, well, muscular, but still. […]

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Tags: Burton · Cabriolet/Convertible · Nice cars

Peugeot 304 S Cabriolet (1969-80)

January 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

This Peugeot really has won my heart. If anything shows from earlier posts, I certainly have a thing for old French cars. But this little, ugly, strangely proportioned 304s really is near the top for me, well, at least till I spot something even better. For sheer amusement, the Citroën 2CV AZ-L is even better, […]

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Tags: Cabriolet/Convertible · Oldies · Peugeot

Volvo Duett P210

September 21st, 2007 · 2 Comments

I was hoping to see something modern and fast today, but ran into this nice Volvo Duett instead. Oh well, it is a nice car so why not? This P210 Volvo was built between 1953 and 1969, but since it does not have a split windscreen, I reckon it isn’t an early model. It is […]

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Tags: Oldies · Volvo