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Avante Avante Avante
 
Style Original design GT car
Made by Avante
Produced 1982 to 1986
   
The Avante was an attempt at an exotic GT car based on the VW Beetle chassis. As it goes it wasn't a half bad attempt. Styled in a similar fashion to the aging Nova kit car the Avante found favour with a few buyers (probably less than 50) and you can usually see a few around the annual kit car shows.

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Triumph Herald

Triumph Herald Manufacturer: Standard-Triumph Production: 1959-1971 Predecessor: Triumph 8/10 Successor: Triumph Dolomite Body style: Two-door saloon, estate, van and coupe Engine: 948cc OHV I4 1147cc OHV I4 (Herald 1200) 1296cc OHV I4 (13/60) Transmission: Four-speed manual, RWD Length: 3270 mm (convertible), 3886 mm (others) Width: 1524 mm Height: 1320 mm Curb weight: 725 kg (1200 convertible) to 865kg (13/60 estate) Fuel capacity: 41 litres (estate), 32 litres (others) Related: Triumph Vitesse, Triu

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