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Burton Sportscar by Jerome Wassenaar

Dutch photographer Jerome Wassenaar enjoys the classic lines of the kit built Burton Sportscar. Based on the Citroën 2CV and sharing 99% of the same parts, power is not the focus of this beauty. The big-bore 0.652L Citroën-Visa engine produces a whopping 38 horses with a top speed of perhaps 160 kph – downhill, with a tail wind. But Burton has made a beautiful sounding exhaust to match the high-revving 2 cylinder, adding some substance to the shell. Plus, it’s re-used parts make it environmentally friendly, and weighing less than 500kg it’s also fuel efficient. All for under €5,000 to…