Jan 2016. New Old Mirrors. Round.

It took some years but finally I found the identical mirrors that’s on the car – but round rather than square. They’re not too hard to find at ebay but they can be very expensive – beyond 1000€ is common for pairs in good condition. These were mint and more reasonably priced. They have identical mount and are originals …

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Dec 2015. Collage from the chassi.reg.

Karl-Eric Målberg work hard to get images into the chassi registry. It has turned into a great source of detailed information about the P1800 but also many images available for 100’s if not 1000’s of cars still running. At a summer meet in Taxinge close to Stockholm K-E sneaked around and took some images of …

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Oct 2015. Remake of iconic 1964 shot.

A few original P1800 images glues themselves into the mind. One of them is a shot of a red ’64 in old town Stockholm, coming up from a narrow alley to the main square. During season this place is filled with tourists and the cafe’s in the buildings have big outdoor serving areas built on wooden platforms. But by late october these …

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