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  • Benz

    Benz, Daimler and the development of mobility in the 19 century

    In the eighties of the 19th century, Carl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler already pioneered independently of each other. Carl Benz founded the company Benz & Cie at the time with the support of lenders. in Mannheim he starts production of the two-stroke engine he designed. This engine also offers as a stationary power source […] Sea

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    Daimler 104: Verkeerd Afgelopen

    In the past, a Daimler 104 fell into the super deluxe Nobel Keys category. A majestic 'carriage' where usually an 'own' driver occupied the command post, the passengers could enjoy leather, walnut wood and above all status. This also comes to an end, as evidenced by the photos of a Daimler 104 spotted in the British Altrincham, County Cheshire. The from […] Sea

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    Now cheap: the Jaguar XJ (1986-1994)

    The agreement between Jaguars XJ of this generation, Citroëns BX, already rusting Alfasudjes and Lada in the folder? Everyone knew about hearsay the most gruesome stories about that car on birthdays and other celebrations. And that while of all those stories about all those cars, only one thing was true: Sudjes rusted just no […] Sea

  • Volvo, CX, Daimler

    At 530 km from Paris…

    A collection of neglected classics. In the Netherlands. And the owner wants to make room in his yard and between his ears ... Soon in AutoMotorKlassiek Sea

  • DaimlerV12

    How a trade stock and collection became ..

    A thirteen-year drama. Municipal corruption, the interests of a large corporation and those of men with real money behind the scenes. Dealing with zoning plans as if they were printed on soft, ribbed paper. Attacks of madness and intimidation ... Municipal officials who are deployed as pawns to have a citizen standing up for his rights declared incomprehensible ... Like in 'crazy'. Sea

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    Roots Supercharger

    In 1860, the Philander and Francis Roots brothers from Connersville, Indiana, USA patented their invention for one Sea