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Among Cuba's vintage cars, the truly valuable are elusive

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 05:50
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As taxis, the cars' famously spacious interiors can accommodate half a dozen passengers.

Havana

LUIS Abel Bango spent seven years searching for his dream car, a 1957 Chevy Bel Air. He finally found it on Cuba's far western tip, buying it off the original owner for US$7,000. "I went everywhere looking for what I wanted. Out in the provinces, central Cuba. I had to go to the