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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


Tales of my Trabi #7

My Trabi’s rust bit the dust! He could also run about as long as an asthmatic in a marathon through a plume of volcanic ash and stop on a penny the size of Continue reading Tales of my Trabi #7

Tales of my Trabi #1

For many years, I found myself oddly fascinated with the smoke churning racing cardboard, known commonly as the Trabant. Since seeing them roam the streets of Warsaw and Bucharest, my fascination only grew stronger. Just why was a young man who grew up in London obsessed with these East German nightmares? Continue reading Tales of my Trabi #1