Hybrid works: 1965 ISO Rivolta IR 300

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This elegant and stylish coupé was the result of the effort put toghether by Renzo Rivolta and his engineer Giotto Bizzarrini to built a fast coupé. Actually this car was designed not to deal with Ferrari’s but with a smaller concurrent … Continue reading

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Rest in pieces: 1957 Alfa Romeo 1900 CSS by Touring

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This car looks like a desperate case but we’ve seen cars in worse conditions than this one and, never forget it, it’s still a 3rd series Super Sprint. So what we have here is a dismantled car (chassis #10475), maybe … Continue reading

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Once was expensive: 1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale

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No later than two years ago, a Giulia SS priced like this one was positioned at the top end of the market: in this moment it’s the cheapest SS that money can buy, and basically one of the last “not project … Continue reading

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Farewell James

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Yesterday James Garner, 86, passed away. By most is known to be on of the Hollywood stars of the “Golden era”, but many don’t know that he was a real car guy, not less then his famous collegue, Steve McQueen. … Continue reading

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A restoration tale: 1967 Maserati Ghibli 4.7 Coupé (update #12 – July 19)

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July 19 Finally also the gearbox has been put back toghether (not an easy task) and mated with the engine which has been finished a couple of months ago. A guy passing from the shop asked  if he could buy … Continue reading

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Red but understated: 1965 Fiat 850 Spider by Vignale

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Nowadays it often happens that “spider” means “exclusive” and “expensive” but not many years ago, you didn’t need to be rich to drive with the wind in your hair. The 850 Spider was one of those cars made not to … Continue reading

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Seller submission: 1967 OSI 20m TS Coupé

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This is the second time we see a yellow OSI 20m TS and we must admit that this shade (it should be the same ochre yellow used on contemporary Alfa Romeo GT) dresses perfecty those lines. The seller says that … Continue reading

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Passion red bimmer: 1976 BMW 2002

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Although the ad title says “Ti” it was clear that as a 1976 car, this one couldn’t be a Ti as they were only “roundie”, in other words with the round taillights (and chrome front grill). This is on of … Continue reading

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Call Sonny: 1970 Plymouth Superbird

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This is one of the 1,920 Superbird produced in 1970 but it’s not equipped with the hemi engine but with a 440 Magnum, so back then this car had enough power to have fun. This is one of the very … Continue reading

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Restoration doesn’t matter: 1959 Lancia Aurelia B24 Spider

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Believe it or not, nowadays you can still see barn finds like this one which, indeed, is a rare B24S which has been stored many years. This car (chassis B24S-1612) needs not only cosmetics but to be disassembled in pieces and … Continue reading

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