Just a plain old Opel Kadett

Just a plain old Opel Kadett

There was a time when this was all you needed: some space for 4 people, a simple 50 hp engine, a gear lever of a meter long and a roof over your head.

That is exactly what the Opel Kadett B offered in the late 1960’s and early ‘70’s.
And nothing more.

If you bought

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Sweet, cuddly and adorable: Mini 850 Deluxe

Sweet, cuddly and adorable: Mini 850 Deluxe

You don’t see that many Mini’s from the early ‘70’s. Especially not these 850’s. This one is in the Netherlands.

With the success of BMW’s bulky remake, one would almost forget that the original Mini is still being loved by collectors and fans.

They should all come to the Netherlands this weekend, because this sweet

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This Fiat is named Bertone

This Fiat is named Bertone

You don’t see many of these around. This little Fiat X1/9 is to be auctioned next week in the Netherlands. Oh… and it’s not a Fiat.

When it was launched, the Fiat X1/9 was a spectacular little sportscar.

The design by Nuccio Bertone was crisp and sleek, the pop-up headlights and the Targa-roof were every

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Very British barnfind in the Netherlands

Very British barnfind in the Netherlands

A few dozen Jaguars, Rolls-Royces, and Bentleys turned up in a barnfind in the Netherlands. They are now being sold online by auction house BVA Auctions.

In a village in the province of Brabant, a collector of cars recently passed away.

The estate consists of more than 30 cars, mainly Jaguar and Rolls-Royce/Bentley. There are

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Whatever happened to this Fiat 500?

Whatever happened to this Fiat 500?

Somehow this little Fiat 500 got very bugged eyes. Did someone hit it in the face perhaps? No. It’s just the result of a commercial plan that didn’t work out the way it should.

In the 1950’s all European car manufacturers wanted to export their cars to the USA. After all, that was the biggest

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Maximum space

Maximum space

The Austin Maxi was an odd car. It had some remarkable technical and design qualities, but at the same time, it looked quite oldfashioned. In a way that sums up the tragedy of the British Leyland-brands of the period.

Initially, the new large five-door saloon that British Motor Company that Alec Issigonis designed, was to

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