Round two of the 2017 Autotron spring show starts with a lineup of Americana. As usual plenty of classic US vehicles from the fifties, sixties and seventies were present. Let’s pick up where we left off last week.
1969 Hanomag F35-N flatbed truck. In the seventies these light trucks and the vans got a three-pointed star on the grille.
1971 Jaguar XJ6 4.2 (Series 1).
1971 Fiat 850 Sport Spider.
1974 Mercedes-Benz W115 230-4.
1979 Opel Monza 2.8S, 140 hp from its carbureted 2.8 liter inline-6 engine.
1958 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL.
1956 Volkswagen T1 panel van.
1992 BMW 730i.
1970 Chevrolet CST/10.
1970 GMC C2500.
1980 Opel Commodore C with a 2.5 liter inline-6 engine. The Commodore was an upgraded Rekord with a 6 cylinder engine, the Commodore C was based on the Rekord E.
1965 Volvo Amazon 121.
1972 BMW 3.0 CSI.
1966 Volvo P1800 S.
1952 Peugeot 203A.
1963 Triumph Vitesse 6 convertible.
1978 Mercedes-Benz W123 230.
1972 Citroën SM convertible. No, not an ultra rare Mylord by Henri Chapron. It’s a later convertible conversion, ordered by an Italian owner.
1964 Pontiac Catalina.
1963 Citroën Ami 6. It’s not ugly, it’s cute.
1965 Peugeot 404.
An appropriate ending to a sunny and pleasant sunday afternoon.