Just bought myself my first car. A 1969 VarioAutomatic DAF 44.
DAF is a Dutch truck manufacturer who briefly used to build sedans that were powered by a variomatic transmission that utilizes drivebelts that are squashed between metal cups causing it\'s radius to extend or decrease depending on the power given to it. This type of transmission allows the car to travel just as fast in reverse as it can go in forward. A nut like me had to buy an oldtimer as a first car.
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I\'m so jealous, mate, congratulations! D it looks awesome! Wish I could afford a car on my own, guess I\'m gonna have to wait a little longer By the way, if it isn\'t a rude question, how much did it set you back?
[March 15, 2016 at 01:42 AM]
Sounds like a CVT.
[March 15, 2016 at 09:58 AM]
Thanks! This one costed me €1100,- I\'m reserving money every month for additional repairs. First one is already going to be made next weekend. The wheels are currently jittering at 40-50 KM/H But the car is relatively easy to repair by oneself since it\'s all pretty basic. And don\'t worry, you\'ll have yours too one day. @Hunter, that\'s correct. The Variomatic is a type of CVT.
[March 15, 2016 at 11:55 PM]
Nice, Mr Rob and thanks, so looking forward to that moment
[March 16, 2016 at 09:57 PM]
It\'s really cool. I guess you have to put it in MAFIA now.
[March 18, 2016 at 10:01 PM]
[February 24, 2017 at 07:47 PM]
its loveley - I just bought my first car last summer its a little bit younger but still its 27 years old and it has only 40. 000 km on the clock .