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  • Facel

    A Facel is quite an expensive thing

    FACEL (Forges et Ateliers de Construction d'Eure et de Loire), was founded by Jean Daninos, and supplied coachwork to Delahaye, Panhard and Simca. In 1953 it was decided to start building cars. After having produced about 2.700 cars, Facel went bankrupt in 1964. We looked under the hood of a Vega Excellence and More

  • Facel Vega, HK 500

    The return of Facel Vega?

    Facel Vega was the name of a French car manufacturer founded in 1938 by Jean Daninos. Initially, the company focused on pressing bodywork for various car brands. Delahaye and Panhard, among others, were customers More

  • Rik Ringers in a Facel Vega

    A Facel on the cover

    Rik Ringers (Ric Hochet) is a detective comic series about the eponymous main character of screenwriter André-Paul Duchâteau and draftsman Tibet (Gilbert Gascard). The core of almost all episodes is a (often supernatural) crime and the related reason for crime reporter Rik Ringers to investigate the mystery. He is assisted in this by Commissioner Baardemakers More