As if Citroën wasn’t a shadow of itself already

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While Citroën celebrates the 60th anniversary of the iconic DS, and continues to expand and brand the modern range of DS-models with one hand, they are cutting costs with the other. Which now seems to lead, rather ironically, to the scrapping of the hydropneumatic suspension that made the DS so famous in the first place. Continue reading As if Citroën wasn’t a shadow of itself already

Norway let its artists loose in the middle of nowhere

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In Norway, architecture has found its way out of the cities and into the countryside. From Jæren in the south to Varanger in the north, along national tourist roads, new architectural designs have emerged out of the challenging terrain to which the country has a long tradition of adapting its buildings. Continue reading Norway let its artists loose in the middle of nowhere

The new BMW Z4 in Estoril blue metallic

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Yes, that’s what it says on the press release. The new BMW Z4 in Estoril blue metallic. Even though I’m not here to advertise on behalf of the carmakers, I am a sucker for good PR-imagery, and in this discipline BMW are one of the best. You have to give them that. No overdone post processing, just plain good photography. Continue reading The new BMW Z4 in Estoril blue metallic

The words of a proper Alfa enthusiast

Having owned several Alfas, but currently driving – and modifying – a Giulietta Sprint, the Danish Alfa Romeo enthusiast, Per Einarsson, runs one of the most interesting, and nerdy, car blogs that I’m aware of – Ultimostile. He has also published a few eBooks that are worth a read, and is probably one of the few car bloggers who actually knows what he’s talking about.

Saab legend Eric Carlsson and ‘his’ cars

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The internationally famous Swedish rally driver, Eric Carlsson, who came to be known as ‘Mr. Saab’ thanks to his many years of loyal duty to the automaker from Trollhättan, recently passed away at the age of 86, but he was in a way immortalized already a long time ago, when the first Carlsson Edition Saab saw the light of the day. Continue reading Saab legend Eric Carlsson and ‘his’ cars