The latest news from the VEA

History of the car radio

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Seems like cars have always had radios, but they didn’t. Here’s the story:
One evening, in 1929, two young men named William Lear and Elmer Wavering, drove their girlfriends to a lookout point high above the Mississippi River town of Quincy, Illinois, to watch the sunset. It was a romantic night to be sure, but one of the women observed that it would be even nicer if they could listen to music in the car.

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BOC Tour of Britain September-October 2018

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Departing from London on Hammersmith Bridge This shows all the cars present at the beginning The three cars which will do the whole tour Parry Thomas’s world speed record car…

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Mercedes 250SL 1967

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I bought this car in May 2012. The choice of this vehicle was based on a need to have a little more trunk space than my MGA. A search on the internet familiarized me a little more about the models 230sl-250sl-280sl and the market. Prices vary as much as the condition. But I was not looking for a show car to harvest trophies but rather a road car to enjoy.

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1972 BMW 2002tii – Restoration

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BMW’s have always had a soft spot in my heart ever since my father bought his first BMW in the 1990s. I love the drive and something about their lines put a smile on my face.

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VEA – New director

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Two new Directors have joined our Board. At our Annual General Meeting Mr. Vincent Prager, a long time member and Mr. Mohib Zaclama were appointed to the Board and Mohib…

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Citroën 100th anniversary

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In 2019, the VEA marks the 100th anniversary of the Citroën brand. Participate in our activities in large numbers.

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VEA – New director of Regalia needed

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Dear member, After 15 years on the board of your VEA club as director of the Boutique, Jean-Baptiste Rosay recently told us that he was leaving the Board. You probably…

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