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Old 26th April 2014, 22:19   #1
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Default PICS: Le Musee de l'Automobile at La Defense, Paris

I had been to Paris in 1999. I visited this really nice museum right next to the Grand Arche La Defense, Le Musee de l'Automobile. I believe it closed down a few years ago. Anyway, here are the pictures I took.

1&2) 1912 Bedelia. winner of tour de france in it's category in 1912

3&4) Bollee

5) 1885 benz replica

6) SS100

7&8) 1937 Citroen 7CV

9) 1936 Bugatti Type 57 Atlantique

10) 1924 Stanley Steamer. Used by the Queen of Netherlands

more in the next post

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1) De Dion Bouton Populaire

2) 1949 Tatra Type 600, Tatraplan

3) 1955 Gregoire Sports Cabriolet

4) Detail of Gregoire- All independent suspension, 4 cylinder supercharged boxer engine, cast aluminium chassis.

5&6) Jaguar XK120 Fixed hed coupe

7) Chevrolet corvette

8) Panhard Levassor

9) Bugatti rail car poster- I believe the Royale engine was used in these.

10) Interesting display of KLG spark plugs.
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And a couple of cars I saw on the streets

1) Citroen at the top of sacre coux hill where all the artists gather

2) Autobianchi- cant remember where exactly I spotted this.


Hope you liked the pictures :-)

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