American La France Simplex – Oldtimer in Rastede

The Company American La France is a subsidiary of Daimler Company. They produced fire-brigade-vehicles in the USA. Some were converted to race-cars. One of these I met at Vitage-RACE-DAYS in Rastede (Germany).

Titelfoto: Wilfried Fricke (Organizer of Vintage-RACE-Days in Rastede)

This owner of this `so called´ CAR ( from Switzerland) have joined the Vintage-Days in Rastede for the first time. This was a real `Special Event´ for everybody. With this I m going to post my first video onto my Blog. Here we go then:

This CAR is about 100 miles/ph fast with `Chain drive´:

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Go slowly, it`s easy

Last but not least:

Part of my finger may be included and I didn`t cut (edit) my video. The complete Version will be worked out later.

But look t that:

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This CAR is about 100 miles/ph fast with `Chain drive´


In Addition


The Winners-Cup


Thank YOU TWO!!


Merkel on Sundays – with vitamin C

What are you doing on Sundays?

You should`nt follow your job to get more money as you ever need. Sunday is your day, a special `holiday of he week´. Nevertheless – some people have to do their job on Sundays. People, who have to save for other people´s security and healthy f.e. doctors, policemen, bacers etc.pp

Merkel and Vitamin C

What so ever does that mean? C stands for christian in the German CDU). So, let`s look behind it.

Pope Franziskus is with Angela Merkel

Papst Francis_12

Follow this link (German text):

Papst beklagt Ausbeutung

What is the Ministerpresident of Baden Württemberg Kretschman doing today? His hobby is working by hand…


Foto: dpa

Follow this link:

Mercedes Benz

And what are you doing today?

Thank you!



Rent a room

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Look at that:

bed and brackfast_2C

You´re always welcome, but actually there`s only one room left today.