Tag Archives: Museum

Golden Sahara II Concept Car Restored

A famous concept car from the 1950s, the Golden Sahara II, has been restored and unveiled at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. Now owned by Klairmont Kollections, the car was originally built by Jim Street and legendary custom car designer George Barris, to be a platform...

Italian M15/42 Tank

By the time the Carro Armato M15/42 ¹ came into service in 1943, the scenario it had been designed for – fast moving desert warfare in North Africa – was over, and by October that year Italy had switched sides in the war. Just as well really....

ZSU-23-4 “Shilka”

The ZSU-23-4 Shilka is a Soviet self-propelled anti-aircraft system. I thought the Shilka was an old piece of Cold War kit, but it turns out that, while it may be old, many countries have developed upgrade packs and are still using it. The ZSU-23-4 (Zenitnaya Samokhodnaya Ustanovka...

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