Andre De Kock
Motorsport Editor
3 minute read
9 Oct 2019
10:52 am

The best of Opel’s Combos

Andre De Kock

Like its commercial cousin, the Combo Life was a pleasure to drive

Way, way back in the 1950s and ’60s, my parents raised me to the best of their ability, doing as well as possible with what they had. Before you ask – yes, they did believe in corporal punishment, and so did all of the schools I attended. Being an unruly little so-and-so, I got caned a lot, and I do not think it affected me adversely. I can certainly not lay the blame for now being old, fat, ugly, full of scars and poor at the door of my upbringing, and I carry no resentment about the various punishments I...