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Michael Coatman's vintage car.<br />
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A classic car enthusiast got the shock of his life when he found an illegal immigrant asleep inside his vintage motor when he arrived back in the UK.<br />
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Michael Coatman, 64, was driving his vintage 1926 Vauxhall 14/40 open tourer back from a car show in Perigueux, France, when he was targeted by immigrants twice in a matter of hours.<br />
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The semi-retired car salesman from Poole, Dorset, who was transporting the vintage car on a low-loader, discovered the first stow-away at a petrol station just before boarding the ferry in Caen.<br />
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Despite Mr Coatman's vehicle being thoroughly searched at the port in Caen, when he got off in Portsmouth another search revealed a Somalian immigrant asleep in the front seat of his classic Vauxhall.