Mercedes 609DA42

Mercedes 609DA42

It’s been a long time coming but here is a post to present my own workvan, my trusty 1988 Mercedes-Benz 609DA42. Bought just before corona hit in 2020, it is a 609DA delivered new in France. For the French market, the DA means that it’s a 3.5T van as...
1972 Mercedes 508D collision repair

1972 Mercedes 508D collision repair

I met Julien Navarre through the Mercedes 508D fan page on facebook. We were both in Bordeaux at the same time so we decided to meet up. My girlfriend and I were in our 608D, but Julien’s 1972 Mercedes-Benz 508D was in the garage for repairs. He told me that earlier...
That dreaded question: what’s your favourite car?

That dreaded question: what’s your favourite car?

The obligatory, recurring, eternal, dreaded questions :   What is your favourite car? What makes up your dream garage? It was always very difficult for me to answer definitely. First, because everybody knows the right number cars to own is n+1. And then because a...