Front Wheel Frenchman: 1949 Citroen Traction Avant

A favorite in France, the Traction Avant was a well received and quite stylish auto available to the masses from 1934 to 1957 with nearly 760,000 cars built. This particular car appears as a garage find,… more»

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Ceiling Find: 1926 Sandford 3-Wheeler

If you had looked up at the ceiling in the old Imperial Palace in Las Vegas you might have seen this cycle-car hanging there and assumed it was a Morgan. In the early 1900’s cycle-cars were popular… more»

Scotty G’s Garage: 1987 Renault GTA

In another installment of Scotty G’s Garage, we’ll take a peek at another unusual car in my small fleet of vehicles. This one is a 1987 Renault GTA and it’s quickly becoming my favorite of the… more»

Turbo Wagon: 1987 Peugeot 505

Put the words “Turbo” and “wagon” together and you’ll generally get enthuaists’ attention. However, in most cases, they’ll envision a Volvo 740 – not a Peugeot 505 Turbo estate. This example is a rare sight on… more»

They Like Jerry Lewis Movies: 1975 Citroen 2CV

While we often question French practices, such as eating snails and wearing those silly looking beret hats (Rusty!), you have to give them credit for not being afraid to go their own way.  They have been… more»

Reader Find: Eduard’s 1974 Renault 12 L

  From Eduard P – Last year I received a message on my Facebook page (Renault 12 USA) from a guy asking me to identify the car. He purchased a big building about 8 years ago… more»

The Art of the Humblebrag: 1984 Peugeot 505 STI

This ’84 Peugeot is an interesting car in its own right, but mostly I’m just amused by this ad. Specifying that the owner would “prefer to sell to [a] French car enthusiast,” the photos go to… more»

1953 Citroen Traction Avant–Solid And Ready!

More than a little unusual, this desert find 1953 Citroen Traction Avant is up for sale here on eBay. The buy it now price is $8,900, but lower offers are being considered. I can’t believe how solid… more»

Where in the World Is this 1956 Panhard Dyna Z?

If only it was a few years newer, I could make a “Tigre in the grass” joke…oh, well. I’ll give it up for a Panhard any time! This product of one of the world’s earliest automakers… more»

Freaky French Folly: 1984 Renault Fuego

In keeping with the Scotty G tradition of showing unusual, some would say oddball, vehicles, I present this 1984 Renault Fuego. This fregger (more on that later) is listed on eBay with a somewhat ambitious $4,500… more»

French and Therefore Better: 1984 Renault R5 Turbo 2 Rally Replica

Street-going versions of Rally cars typically amount to a stock car with a turbocharged motor, all-wheel-drive, and upgraded suspension. This one is a whole different story. Few if any rally versions differed more radically from their… more»

Weirder Than A 2CV: 1969 Citroen Weekender

Here’s something you don’t see every day. Thanks to Pat L. who spotted this unusual find here on Craigslist in Seattle, Washington, though the… car? truck? thing? itself is located in Alaska. Citroen mated the front… more»

Greek Tragedy: 1973 Citroën DS20 Pallas

According to an adage that I may or may not be making up right now, one should never buy a cheap exotic car. At $5,065 in 1972, the last year it was available in the U.S., the… more»