M is for Mercedes

They do like their classic cars around here:

Posted in response to Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: the letter M or N

Phaetons

These two old buggies – phaetons – are in the vintage vehicle collection of Chateau de Meillant

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Wheels

M is for motor car

This well-kept example of a vintage Citroen can be found tucked away at the side of an old house in the village of Gargilesse, in central France.

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: M or N

52 Weeks Photo Challenge: Week 6 – Red

Red features prominently in this image of a vintage car – although the red on the left side of the bodywork is actually a reflection of the car parked next to it, which was all red – but not very photogenic.

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52 Weeks Photo Challenge: Week 6 – Red

Thursday Doors: Delage

As far as I know, there’s no rule that says Thursday Doors have to be on a building…

So here are the doors of a Delage vintage car, taken at a fête des fleurs in Magnac-Laval earlier this year:

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Thursday Doors 19 May 2016

Classic Citroen

A beautifully restored classic Citroën car, certainly more than 50 years old, displayed at the annual Lesterps exhibition of vintage cars and agricultural equipment. The clouds reflected in the glossy bodywork, give an extra dimension to the image, while the dappled sunshine on the ground behind adds depth.

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Older Than Fifty Years