Classic suggestions: A buyer’s guide

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What has been written here is not meant to be some sort of “bible” to follow when you’re going to buy a classic car. I just tried to put down in words and share my experience (read it as: my mistakes) … Continue reading

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Tired but clean: 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Spider Veloce

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Here it is another Giulia Spider Veloce (AR 390539) which, as the seller says, has rust. But we suppose that no reader is particularly scared from rust: otherwise they would follow a blog called “Modern Virus”. However, when you find … Continue reading

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Albion College: 1968 Intermeccanica Torino Coupé

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One of the early owners of this car was for sure a lucky student of Albion College, Michigan: indeed the back windows still carries its sticker. After then, the car has probably had a worst ending than its previous owners: … Continue reading

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Bet on red: Two 1959 BMW Isetta

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The strange think about these cars is that we’ve often seen them for sale paired: we can’t understand why; it’s like they absolutely need a companion. This couple is made by two cars in very different conditions: in our opinion one … Continue reading

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Between #2 and #3: 1972 Alfa Romeo GTV 2000

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It’s not usual too see and Euro spec car like this one in the U.S., indeed the seller says that this car has been imported from Canada (and before from France). This car has been overhauled with many new parts: … Continue reading

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Whitened belly: 1960 Porsche 356B T5 Roadster

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This relic from the great sixties has arrived to us, brought by his last owner since 1977. It’s a 1960 T5 Roadster with a S75 engine: the seller says that the engine is not inside the car and he has … Continue reading

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Hidden class: 1969 Ford Taunus 20M 2300

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We didn’t ever thought about the Ford Taunus as a stilish coupé but watching this car we must change our mind. It’s a “usual” Ford taunus coupé, ok, but this was to top-end model on which, actually, it was also … Continue reading

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Two wheeled: 1965 Vokswagen Bus T1 “Samba”

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Actually this Samba has its rear axle disassembled and stored inside the cabin: quite a problem when it will come the time to load it on the truck. These are very cute bus but lately they’ve reached unbelievable quotations: weren’t … Continue reading

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Verona Legend Cars 2015

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It’s the first time for this Classic Cars expo which has been hold in Verona (last weekend) by the same guys of the Auto e Moto d’Epoca hold in Padova, every last weekend of october: this last one is among the three … Continue reading

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Corello headlights: 1964 Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider by Touring

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Sometimes it’s easy to be wrong with italian names, so even this time we read “Corello” instead of Carello. However, this subtracts nothing from this very nice car. It’s a 2600 Spider which has the perfect conditions: not so bad … Continue reading

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Slammed frog: 1975 Volkswagen Scirocco TS

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First time ever that a Scirocco is featured here: actually it’s not a car which drives us crazy but this case deserves to be reviewed. It’s not obvious to believe that so much money and time could be ever spent … Continue reading

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