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    Minerva. The Cinderella among the Jeeps

    He is with friend Richard who 'does' Russian motorcycles. A Minerva Jeep. In all his open-mindedness, he was a bit in love with the trade-in and he thought, after having played with it for a while, he could easily lose him again. Sea

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    Universals. Passion for technology. And the future

    Recently we were in Zaandam for a job. Afterwards we passed a garage where a few classics were behind glass on the first floor. We put the car safely under a parking prohibition sign, walked gently past some electric Randstad cars and entered Autovink, a real, classic universal garage with an eye […] Sea

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    Land Rover Series 1

    Landrover, Land-Rover, Laro… What is in a name? After World War II, Rover tried to restart car production as soon as possible. One of the projects was the development of a British replacement for the American CJ-2 Jeep. In no time an all-terrain vehicle was designed with the same 2-inch wheelbase as a Jeep, but built from mainly British parts from or derived from pre-war Rover. passenger cars. This type became known only later as 'Land Rover Series 80', when the Series 1 appeared in 1958. Sea

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    Range Rover 1.0

    England was at the forefront of the automotive world and has perished under the merciless laws of the 'braking advantage'. But wonderful things have been invented. Like a tough 4WD for men: the legendary Range Rover. There was a market for The Range Rover's history began in the XNUMXs, when Land […] Sea

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    Landrover Series One

    After World War II, Rover tried to restart car production as soon as possible. One of the projects was the development of a British replacement for the American CJ-2 Jeep. In no time an all-terrain vehicle was designed with the same 2-inch wheelbase as a Jeep, but built from mostly British parts of or […] Sea

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    50 year Jaguar XJ and 70 year Land Rover at the Paris Motor Show

    Jaguar Land Rover continues this year's festivities at the Paris Motor Show (October 2-14, 2018). On the stand Jaguar Land Rover will show legendary cars from the past, leading models of today and progressive models of the future. There is a lot of attention for the Jaguar XJ, which fifty years ago - in the guise of […] Sea

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    SUVs, the birth of the sport utility vehicles

    In Den Beginne Sport utility verhicles. It is full of them. Also in the Amsterdam PC Hooftstraat where people get annoyed with their SUVs that are not very 020 compatible. They have become lifestyle things. But what exactly is such a thing? And who was there at the cradle of that phenomenon? If we […] Sea

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    The Toyota Land Cruiser in AMK number 11

    The Toyota Land Cruiser. According to Toyota fans, that would be the best Jeep-like that Land Rover has never made. Before these types of vehicles became obese and decorated with luxury, they were tools, implements. They had to be able to function under the most minimalist conditions. And in the meantime, a Toyota Land Cruiser is (almost) as iconic as […] Sea

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    Things worth knowing

    As a classic enthusiast you must of course know what it is about and especially the special things. AMK will try to supplement your knowledge. With information.  Triumph Herald De Triumph Herald for example. They were built from 1959 to 1971. As a 2-door, station wagon, 2-door coupé and 2-door convertible. And it came in 1960 […] Sea

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    Land Rover celebrates Defender's birthday

    On April 30, the Land Rover Defender celebrated its 69ᵉ anniversary. The brand reflects on this with chocolate from a world-famous chocolate artist (after all, there is something to celebrate), but also with a book. The first Land Rover was presented on April 30, 1948, at the AutoRAI in Amsterdam. Yesterday, the legendary Land Rover celebrated […] Sea

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    Porsche big winner in National Classic Research 2017

    Recently we have investigated how involved importers and manufacturers are in the classic world. Which brands care about their classics and which don't? One brand stood out head and shoulders above the rest in the 2017 National Classic Survey: Porsche. Various international studies have shown that classics are big business. For example, a British investigation showed […] Sea

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