Please don’t chop: 1950 Mercury Coupé

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It’s rare indeed to spot a Mercury coupé which still is the same car of 60 years ago when it left the Mercury factory. Indeed George Barris (probably the most famous customiser all over the world) changed the game when … Continue reading

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Correct engine required: 1968 Porsche 911S SWB

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When we have seen at a glance this ad we thought “WOW”: unfortunately it was too good to be true. Indeed this is an SWB 911S but the problem here is that the car is equipped with a “T” engine, … Continue reading

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Scaglione’s oddball: 1970 LMX Sirex

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Most classic cars nuts don’t even know that once there was an italian car factory called LMX Automobile S.R.L. who produced very few specimens of a GT with a Ford engine and a fiberglass body.   Actually this car was … Continue reading

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Beheaded V4: 1947 Lancia Ardea

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The seller says that he bought this car 12 years ago from the US in order to restore it, but clearly something went wrong in the meantime. He says that the car has basically no rust but the problem is … Continue reading

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Mixin’ series: 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint

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It’s not the first time we see some mix on classic Alfa’s, but this time it’s hard to understand what’s the truth. Indeed the seller says that this is a 1957 car but almost everuthing tells us that this is … Continue reading

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Tiny targa: 1965 Toyota Sports 800 LHD

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The Toyota Sports 800 was one of the first production cars featuring a lift-out roof panel, or targa top, pre-dating the more famous Porsche Targa. This car was unvealed during the 1962 edition of the Tokyo Motor Show but then … Continue reading

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Here is the next: 1952 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Berlina by Pininfarina

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As we supposed, here it is another old Alfa by the same seller who’s selling the 6C 2300 published earlier this week.   That’s a 1952 5C 2500 bodied by pininfarina: this is a less seductive Alfa as it has … Continue reading

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Supposed pre-series: 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider

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The seller of this beautiful Giulietta Spider (chassis #135) says that it’s a pre-series car as it’s one of the first made and many details differ from the “standard” production: we believe that’s it’s not exactly the truth. Indeed the … Continue reading

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Not Superleggera: 1973 BMW 2002 Touring

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These cars were made in so few units that only BMW enthusiasts know them well. It is called Touring and it’s basically the fastback version of the more famous two door sedan sister. Indeed it cannot considered by most a … Continue reading

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Next please: 1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300B Cabriolet by Farina

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Here it is another car from the same seller who has sold other Alfa’s of this kind during the last months. All these cars look like they belong to a collection which is being dismantled piece by piece. It is … Continue reading

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