Hare-brained schemes

M and I are going to a wedding in France in three weeks. Naturally, the prospect filled me with hare-brained schemes involving old cars.

Witness my current fascination, a Marcello Gandini-designed ’77 BMW 528 near the mouth of the Rhone river.

Or this lovely Peugeot 504 coupe:

Or, looking for all the world like a cross between an Aston Martin Lagonda and a Subaru XT, the Lancia Gamma: