Cuba's coolest classic cars
History: Cuba's classic cars are a tourist attraction in and of themselves.
Time travel: Arriving on the island is like taking a trip back in time.
Tourists: Tourists drive around in a 1952 convertible Cadillac.
Taxis: The vintage cars are also used as collective taxis to transport residents and tourists.
Tradition: And used to transport brides to wedding ceremonies.
Brands: Chevrolet is one of the most popular car brands you'll find on Cuba's streets.
History: But why does Cuba have such an old car fleet.
The beginning: The explanation is simple: Cuba was once a major importer of American cars.
Importing: This commercial relationship lasted until about 1960.
1960: Until that year, the relationship between Cuba and the United States was very close.