Old American cars of Cuba (latest travel report)


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Last new car in Cuba appeared in 1958. Until 1958 Cuba was tropical casino of U.S. with hotels, restaurants and, of course, top class American cars. Then revolution of Fidel and Che changed everything, Batista left country, relationship with U.S. crashed and Cuba’s car industry got frozen as it was until 1958. Except few donations from USSR all other cars are now 53 and more years old. Cuban streets look like U.S. in 50-ies. Our 1001 milez Cuba expedition do enjoined this. But rush, because Fidel is already 85…