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Japanese Faux Retros

The Japanese once seemingly endured a phase of retromania, over a decade prior to the rebirth of the Volkswagen Beetle and the new Mini. Instead of brand new designs though, they tended to recycle already Continue reading Japanese Faux Retros


Samba with this old-timer Supermini

What? – A 1983 Talbot Samba 1.0 LE. The first Talbot fully designed by Peugeot to be precise, following the takeover from Chrysler Europe. The Samba, identical to the Peugeot 104, was one of the most economical superminis in Europe at the time. Unfortunately, Peugeot decided to later Continue reading Samba with this old-timer Supermini