Renault’s hot hatch of the nineties

Renault’s hot hatch of the nineties

The 1990’s were the heyday of hot hatchbacks. After the Volkswagen Golf GTI had created the market, other brands stepped in quickly. One of those brands was Renault.

Of course, Renault had a tradition of creating fast and sporty versions of their bread-and-butter cars. Around 1960 you could buy a Renault Ondine as a faster

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Fiat Dino was in hiding for 35 years

Fiat Dino was in hiding for 35 years

The essential thing about a barnfind is that it’s an object that has been forgotten for a long period of time.

Take this Fiat Dino for instance. It has been stored in a warehouse for 35 years.

To demonstrate this, the seller has very wisely decided not to clean the car. The thick layer of

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Cadillac Caribou at Kissimmee

Cadillac Caribou at Kissimmee

The thing with a luxury brand like Cadillac is that they don’t build practical cars, like stationwagons or pickups. But fortunately, there are coachbuilders that will serve this demand. This 1974 Cadillac Caribou is part of the big Mecum Kissimmee auction next month.

In the seventies and eighties, there were two American companies offering pickups

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Lombardi made small Fiats bigger

Lombardi made small Fiats bigger

Look again, this is basically a Fiat 850. This four-door version was created by coachbuilder Francis Lombardi. It is for sale in Italy.

Fiat has always been so good at building small cars because they managed to make more than one model. Other manufacturers would have one small car and then a bigger one, and

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Invest $ 50 in a classic car by app

Invest $ 50 in a classic car by app

There are several investment funds that specialize in classic cars. But this one uses an app. And with that, you can invest in a true classic for as little as $ 50, says Yahoo Finance.

The idea comes from three guys that present themselves as Chris, Rob and Max. Apart from a passion for classic

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(VIDEO) A very special 1965 Lamborghini

(VIDEO) A very special 1965 Lamborghini

On December 29, the Swiss auction house Oldtimer Galerie has a sale in Gstaad. Among many classic sports cars is also this 1965 Lamborghini Trattori 2R.

It has been fully restored, it is painted in a traditional Gulf-livery of pale-blue and orange. The engine is an air-cooled three-cylinder diesel of 2,193 cc.

The sale of

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Single owner Big Benz is a bargain

Single owner Big Benz is a bargain

From the moment it was bought new in 1982, this Mercedes-Benz has had just one owner. Just 1! Now, the car is for sale.

For 36 years, the Spanish owner has never been bored by his Big Benz. Of course, this person was right, because the Mercedes S-class of the 1980’s, the W126, was known

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A Packard in Denmark

A Packard in Denmark

At the moment there is an online auction going on in Denmark, of a small collection of classic cars. One of them is this 1929 Packard 640 Club Sedan.

The car was imported to Norway from the USA eight or nine years ago and has since then been extensively renovated with original parts.
The engine

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Rolland auction moves to Oklahoma City

Rolland auction moves to Oklahoma City

Due to the wildfires in southern California, the auction of the Rolland Collection by Leake Auction Company has been rescheduled. The auction is to be held on February 23-24 in Oklahoma City.

This auction was to take place on Saturday, December 9 in the Rolland Racing Museum in Newbury Park, California, but according to Leake,

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The bubblecar-bubble did not last long

The bubblecar-bubble did not last long

You can say that the bubblecar was one of the biggest mistakes in automotive history. Because microcars, or bubblecars or whatever you call them, were never really popular while they were built. Cars like the BMW Isetta, the Heinkel Kabinenroller, the Meadows Frisky, the Peel, the Fuldamobil, the Bond, the … uh…. where was I?

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Asbestos-law blocks import of classic cars in Australia

Asbestos-law blocks import of classic cars in Australia

Australia wants no asbestos at all within its borders. But now this zero-tolerance policy is affecting the import of classic cars. Fifty of them were intercepted at the border this year, their owners face huge costs to make their cars comply with the regulations.

Basically, this is about two problems. One is that the Australians

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(UPDATE) You can buy one of Neil Young’s Buicks today!

(UPDATE) You can buy one of Neil Young’s Buicks today!

Today, a part of Neil Young’s huge collection of… everything is being auctioned in Los Angeles, California. Part of the auction are three of his cars: A Buick hearse, a Buick Roadmaster, and a three-seater Chrysler Windsor.

UPDATE, December 10: Neil Young’s 1948 Buick Roadmaster Hearse made an astonishing USD 31,250. The 1941 Chrysler Windsor

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