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Cuba's retro rides

Cars are driven as the sun sets over Havana's seafront boulevard 'El Malecon', April 3, 2012. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cars are driven as the sun sets over Havana's seafront boulevard 'El Malecon', April 3, 2012. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cars are driven as the sun sets over Havana's seafront boulevard 'El Malecon', April 3, 2012. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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Cars are driven on Havana's flooded seafront boulevard 'El Malecon' as a cold front rolls over Havana, November 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cars are driven on Havana's flooded seafront boulevard 'El Malecon' as a cold front rolls over Havana, November 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Cars are driven on Havana's flooded seafront boulevard 'El Malecon' as a cold front rolls over Havana, November 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A bride rides a convertible car during a wedding celebration in Havana, April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A bride rides a convertible car during a wedding celebration in Havana, April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A bride rides a convertible car during a wedding celebration in Havana, April 17, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A car drives past a mural of revolution leader Che Guevara in Havana, January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A car drives past a mural of revolution leader Che Guevara in Havana, January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A car drives past a mural of revolution leader Che Guevara in Havana, January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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The driver of a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi drops people at a beach on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013.  REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

The driver of a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi drops people at a beach on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

The driver of a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi drops people at a beach on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A modified 1948 Ford Deluxe sedan with a load of cement sacks in Havana, July 12, 2012.
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A modified 1948 Ford Deluxe sedan with a load of cement sacks in Havana, July 12, 2012. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A modified 1948 Ford Deluxe sedan with a load of cement sacks in Havana, July 12, 2012. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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People sit in a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi parked near the sea on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013.  REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

People sit in a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi parked near the sea on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

People sit in a U.S.-made car used as a private collective taxi parked near the sea on the outskirts of Havana, May 19, 2013. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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Women cross a street near a 1956 Chevrolet in Havana, April 13, 2010. 



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Women cross a street near a 1956 Chevrolet in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

Women cross a street near a 1956 Chevrolet in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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Tourists ride in a Cadillac 1952 convertible along Havana's seafront boulevard El Malecon, February 9, 2010. 


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Tourists ride in a Cadillac 1952 convertible along Havana's seafront boulevard El Malecon, February 9, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Tourists ride in a Cadillac 1952 convertible along Havana's seafront boulevard El Malecon, February 9, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A vintage Chevrolet is driven down a street in Old Havana, September 13, 2006. 



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A vintage Chevrolet is driven down a street in Old Havana, September 13, 2006. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A vintage Chevrolet is driven down a street in Old Havana, September 13, 2006. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A Cuban bride rides in a vintage car along Havana's seafront boulevard, January 26, 2010. 



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A Cuban bride rides in a vintage car along Havana's seafront boulevard, January 26, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A Cuban bride rides in a vintage car along Havana's seafront boulevard, January 26, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A vintage car drives by a mural showing Fidel Castro, Jose Marti and Che Guevara, in Havana, August 13, 2009. 



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A vintage car drives by a mural showing Fidel Castro, Jose Marti and Che Guevara, in Havana, August 13, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A vintage car drives by a mural showing Fidel Castro, Jose Marti and Che Guevara, in Havana, August 13, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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Women rest while sitting on a vintage car in a parking lot at the beach in Guanabo as rain clouds gather, outside Havana, August 12, 2007. 



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Women rest while sitting on a vintage car in a parking lot at the beach in Guanabo as rain clouds gather, outside Havana, August 12, 2007. REUTERS/Claudia Daut

Women rest while sitting on a vintage car in a parking lot at the beach in Guanabo as rain clouds gather, outside Havana, August 12, 2007. REUTERS/Claudia Daut
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A man drives a truck loaded with bananas near a market in Havana, October 15, 2009. 



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A man drives a truck loaded with bananas near a market in Havana, October 15, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A man drives a truck loaded with bananas near a market in Havana, October 15, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A vintage car used as a cab drives past a mural in Havana, April 26, 2008. 



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A vintage car used as a cab drives past a mural in Havana, April 26, 2008. REUTERS/Claudia Daut

A vintage car used as a cab drives past a mural in Havana, April 26, 2008. REUTERS/Claudia Daut
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Cars drive down Havana's San Lazaro street, October 3, 2009. 



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Cars drive down Havana's San Lazaro street, October 3, 2009. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

Cars drive down Havana's San Lazaro street, October 3, 2009. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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People walk past a Chevrolet Styleline 1952 model in Havana, February 15, 2010. 



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People walk past a Chevrolet Styleline 1952 model in Havana, February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

People walk past a Chevrolet Styleline 1952 model in Havana, February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A man repairs his 1958 Chrysler car on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. 



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A man repairs his 1958 Chrysler car on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A man repairs his 1958 Chrysler car on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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A 1955 Chevrolet is parked near an abandoned building in Havana, April 8, 2010. 



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A 1955 Chevrolet is parked near an abandoned building in Havana, April 8, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A 1955 Chevrolet is parked near an abandoned building in Havana, April 8, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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A man sits on his Czech-made 1962 model CZ 502 scooter in the village of Artemisa, west of Havana, February 6, 2010. 



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A man sits on his Czech-made 1962 model CZ 502 scooter in the village of Artemisa, west of Havana, February 6, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A man sits on his Czech-made 1962 model CZ 502 scooter in the village of Artemisa, west of Havana, February 6, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A vintage car drives by Havana's University, June 5, 2009. 



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A vintage car drives by Havana's University, June 5, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A vintage car drives by Havana's University, June 5, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A 1942 Mercury car is parked on a street in Central Havana, March 8, 2010. 



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A 1942 Mercury car is parked on a street in Central Havana, March 8, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A 1942 Mercury car is parked on a street in Central Havana, March 8, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A Ford Motor Company 1954 V8 model car parked in a garage in the village of Quivican, south of Havana, October 11, 2009. 



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A Ford Motor Company 1954 V8 model car parked in a garage in the village of Quivican, south of Havana, October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A Ford Motor Company 1954 V8 model car parked in a garage in the village of Quivican, south of Havana, October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A 1951 Plymouth car parked on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. 



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A 1951 Plymouth car parked on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A 1951 Plymouth car parked on a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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A 1956 Chevrolet automobile drives along Havana's seafront boulevard as waves break, March 13, 2010. 



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A 1956 Chevrolet automobile drives along Havana's seafront boulevard as waves break, March 13, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A 1956 Chevrolet automobile drives along Havana's seafront boulevard as waves break, March 13, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A Buick 1956 convertible drives down a street in Havana, February 5, 2010. 


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A Buick 1956 convertible drives down a street in Havana, February 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A Buick 1956 convertible drives down a street in Havana, February 5, 2010. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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Vintage cars used as cabs drive through Havana, April 26, 2008. 



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Vintage cars used as cabs drive through Havana, April 26, 2008. REUTERS/Claudia Daut

Vintage cars used as cabs drive through Havana, April 26, 2008. REUTERS/Claudia Daut
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A 1955 Ford drives past two billboards referring to Elian Gonzalez, in Old Havana City, in a file photo.



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A 1955 Ford drives past two billboards referring to Elian Gonzalez, in Old Havana City, in a file photo. REUTERS/File

A 1955 Ford drives past two billboards referring to Elian Gonzalez, in Old Havana City, in a file photo. REUTERS/File
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A 1947 Chevrolet car drives along a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. 



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A 1947 Chevrolet car drives along a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A 1947 Chevrolet car drives along a street in Havana, April 13, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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A vintage taxi waits for customers at Cuba's Capitol in Havana, May 27, 2009. 



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A vintage taxi waits for customers at Cuba's Capitol in Havana, May 27, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A vintage taxi waits for customers at Cuba's Capitol in Havana, May 27, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A car drives on a road near the village of Quivican, near Havana, October 11, 2009. 


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A car drives on a road near the village of Quivican, near Havana, October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

A car drives on a road near the village of Quivican, near Havana, October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan
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A 1956 Chevrolet car used as a taxi is parked in front of a mural celebrating a Union de Jovenes Comunistas (Young Communists Union) congress in Havana, April 4, 2010. 



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A 1956 Chevrolet car used as a taxi is parked in front of a mural celebrating a Union de Jovenes Comunistas (Young Communists Union) congress in Havana, April 4, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A 1956 Chevrolet car used as a taxi is parked in front of a mural celebrating a Union de Jovenes Comunistas (Young Communists Union) congress in Havana, April 4, 2010. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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A vintage car drives past a building in Havana, August 4, 2006. 



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A vintage car drives past a building in Havana, August 4, 2006. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

A vintage car drives past a building in Havana, August 4, 2006. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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Vintage cars used as taxis are lined up in downtown Havana, May 4, 2006.



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Vintage cars used as taxis are lined up in downtown Havana, May 4, 2006. REUTERS/Claudia Daut

Vintage cars used as taxis are lined up in downtown Havana, May 4, 2006. REUTERS/Claudia Daut
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