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Shooting Brakes - I love these cars!

The car is a shooting brake, which was conceived to take gentlemen on the hunt with their firearms and dogs. While the name has been loosely applied to station wagons in general, the most famous shooting brakes had custom two-door bodies fitted to the chassis of pedigreed cars from the likes of Aston Martin, Bentley, Jaguar and Rolls-Royce.

Although the shooting brake’s glory days came before World War II, and it has faded from the scene in recent decades, the body style is showing signs of a renaissance as automakers seek to invent (or reinvent) new kinds of vehicles for consumers constantly on the hunt for the next new thing.
BMW M Coupe
Shooting Brake Concept
Chevrolet Nomad
Volvo C30
Renault Altica
Audi Shooting Brake Concept

Aston Martin DB5
Volvo P1800ES


I love these cars! Very practical for a single person...but very sporty.

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