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Les voitures de Lefranc. © Casterman The cars of Lefranc.

Book. The automobile occupies an important place in the BD series by Jacques Martin launched 70 years ago.

A new comic book hero appears in 1952 in the Tintin newspaper. Born from the imagination of Jacques Martin - creator of Alix -, journalist Guy Lefranc hunts out dangerous thugs, including his eternal enemy Borg. Disappeared in 2010, Jacques Martin did not oppose his characters to survive him. The Lefranc saga therefore continues with a 33rd album, the Arès scandal.

A rolling case would be tempted to write, since the automobile is omnipresent in the adventures of Lefranc. It is not just an element of decor. She participates in the rhythm of stories and provides the reader with geographic and temporal benchmarks, explains Xavier Chimits, in a beautiful book which he devotes to Lefranc cars.

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Over the pages, we meet traction, Alfa Romeo , Simca, Facel Vega, Mercedes, Bentley, Jaguar, Bugatti ... Aviator son, training engineer, Jacques Martin loved cars. Molsheim (Alsace), the city of Bugatti, hosts an exhibition on the automobile in the work of Jacques Martin, from Obernai, the neighboring city until September 18.

The cars of Lefranc, Casterman , 112 pages, 25 €.

When Will Used Car Prices Go Down? .
It isn't news to anyone who has shopped for a used car in 2022: The price of used cars has soared to record highs. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, its used car index, which tracks used car prices, has risen by 42% from December 2019 to October 2022. The free-market used car arena is built on the foundation that sellers can sell cars for the maximum amount buyers will pay. At this point, buyers are showing willingness and ability to pay astronomical prices. Used car prices shot from the first to the tenth floor like an elevator. They're likely to descend like an escalator, and a very shallow one at that. They may never reach the ground floor again.

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