All posts by Mike Armstrong

Tales of my Trabi #8

Last time, we established that my beloved pet project was to forever now be known as Igor (Beast of the Underworld). More importantly a new carburetor had been acquired and Igor had been chauffeured away to Continue reading Tales of my Trabi #8

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The OhSoRetro Show Review

Today in Margate, the roar of classic cars woke up local residents. The sound of bellowing V8s, the squeal of air-cooled VWs and everything else in between paid a visit to the home of Dreamland. Motor Hipster set out to snap some retro goodness in the Continue reading The OhSoRetro Show Review

Travel Trabi: Go with the Flo!

Summer is drawing to a close, which means that motoring enthusiasts are already fantasising about their future road trips. Some may lust over a hardcore suspension battering adventure on the Mongol Rally, whilst others may prefer to ride with the top down along the Continue reading Travel Trabi: Go with the Flo!

Citroen embarrasses Aston Martins in race

Aston Martins are generally renowned for their performance and their high price tags. Only the privileged few, Mr Bond included, can experience the raw power of the likes of the DBS. Should your budget not stretch far enough to purchase your very own Aston, then we have an alternative solution. Continue reading Citroen embarrasses Aston Martins in race

WTF? – Transparent Mehari

Citroen‘s Mehari was definitely one of their most iconic vehicles from the 60’s until the 80’s. Constructed originally for military use, the Mehari used a Dyane 6 chassis to create quite a fun beach buggy. Certainly, this was a great example of the French automaker’s innovative design. Continue reading WTF? – Transparent Mehari