Eureka, it’s a hearse!!

Eureka, it’s a hearse!!

Built in 1956, this Cadillac hearse, built by Eureka of Indiana, has had only three owners. And most of the time the car has been in storage. Now it’s been restored and up for sale.

OK, now in my view, the name Eureka is a bit misplaced on a car that is meant to transport

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Volkswagen vans at bargain prices

Volkswagen vans at bargain prices

There are some amazing bargains to be found out there. Take for instance these two Volkswagen Vanagons. The name stands for the passenger van-version of the Volkswagen Bus, which in the USA was named Vanagon. There were also Westfalia-campers based on the Vanagon and that is what we are dealing with here.

The blue car

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California dreaming!

California dreaming!

You don’t see many Mustangs like this. It’s a California Special, a limited edition version for the western USA-market, that was built only in 1968. Oh, and Shelby had something to do with it.

Sure, in 1964 the Ford Mustang was unique, it was one-of-a-kind. It even created a class of its own: the pony-cars.

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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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There once was an old lady who bought a Chevy…

There once was an old lady who bought a Chevy…

For three decades, the Caprice was Chevrolets high-end version of the big Impala. This one here is one of the very first. It was bought by an elderly lady in 1966.

In the early 1960’s, Chevrolets fullsize model came in three versions: Biscayne, Bel Air and Impala. The Biscayne was the cheap version, Impala was

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Hitler’s Mercedes to be sold in Scottsdale

Hitler’s Mercedes to be sold in Scottsdale

Next month, the annual classic car events in sunny Scottsdale have a very special guest. One that might send a shiver down the spine of visitors. It is the 1939 ‘Grosser Mercedes’ that transported Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini during a parade in Berlin in 1940.

It is well known that Adolf Hitler, the so-called

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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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