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Very long wheel base: 1971 Matra M530 LX

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The Matra M530 (in this case in the “LX” version) is a particular car: you love it or you hate it but it certainly doesn’t go unnoticed. This car is the French equivalent of the Fiat X1/9 or the Volkswagen-Porsche … Continue reading

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Yellow bird: 1966 Matra-Bonnet Djet 5

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The Djet has always been the “bad girl” among french cars of the sixties: that’s also true that France didn’t gave birth to a many sports car but this is for sure the most famous of them after, of course, … Continue reading

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Treetop level flight: 1965 Matra Djet V

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These were the sportiest cars produced in France during the sixties, along with their direct competitor, the Alpine A110. And, just like the more known Alpine, they were made to be agile and light: the fiberglass body was indeed made … Continue reading

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