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PHOTO ESSAY: Sweden's Unexpected Obsession With American Cars

Driving '66 Mustang Coupe under the midnight sun, photographer Gregor Schmatz tours auto culture in Scandinavia.


During the annual Classic Car Week in Rättvik in central Sweden, don’t be surprised if you see a pageant of 10,000 cars slowly making their way through the city. The mostly Swedish and Norwegian participants head to the local car wash in droves to prep their prized possessions, complete with polished fenders and glistening chrome.



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