citroën "traction avant" - vietnam

Citroën "Traction Avant" in pretty good shape - original engine, too (Hanoi, Vietnam)

"Traction Avant" means Front Wheel Drive.­ This was one of the first car with Front Wheel Drive, a big improvement for better control of slippery roads.­

See more info on Wikipedia:Citroën Traction Avant.

antique automobile citroen classic car hanoi historical traction avant vintage

Photos from of my 30-day trip around Vietnam in November 2005.­

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.