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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Beautifully kept: 1975 BMW 2002 Touring

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This is the alternative way to the 2002 Coupè: that’s the typical car that you love or hate at the first sight. However, even if you don’t like it, you shall admire how good it has survived so far. We … Continue reading

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Solid ivory: 1963 Lancia Flaminia GT Coupé by Touring

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This car seems covered by a layer of expoxy primer, otherwise that color perfectly matches the “Avorio Santa Anita” (a special shade of Ivory) often used by Touring and Zagato during the sixties. Actually the original color of this car … Continue reading

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Almost surivor: 1967 Porsche 911S

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The seller says that this rare 1967 911 S is a survivor: we believe that in this case the term “survivor” has been a little bit stretched. Actually it’s for sure a rare car as the 1967 is the first year … Continue reading

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The streamlined bug: 1940 Steyr 55 “Baby”

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This car was born to be the direct competitor of the Volkswagen bug and, despite its shorter lenght, it had a greater luggage space. Around 13,000 of these cars were built but this particular model, the “55”, was built for two … Continue reading

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Powered rear end: 1963 Porsche 356B T6 Coupé

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This special T5 from 1963 clearly reminds the creations of Rod Emory but actually it was built by Cox Motorsports. It features a lot of tricks and solutions which are of course disgusting for the purists, but actually we believe that, especially … Continue reading

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Buy, play and gain: 1976 Ferrari 308 GT4

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Happy were the times when you could buy a very good 308 GT4 for less than 25K; these times are bygone and now the best specimens could also brush the 100K threshold; this car however is less expensive than that. … Continue reading

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Miss ugly: 1975 Simca Civic

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We don’t know the exact build year of this prototype, nor on what car it is based. We don’t know who built it too but whoever did it was not a design master for sure. The only thing for sure … Continue reading

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One just: 1951 Gilco-Fiat 1100 by Zagato

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This car is one relic of the endless number of prototypes built in Italy during the fourties and the fifties. This particular car can boast two important name of the business: Gilco and Zagato. There are some sources which clearly … Continue reading

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Power to the elders: 1949 Volkswagen Beetle

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First time ever we see a VW bug like this one. Indeed nowadays few are so brave to make a personal interpretation of these, by now rare, pre-50s bugs. First of all, the build quality of this car look impressive: … Continue reading

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The assembling game: 1961 Maserati 3500 GT Coupé by Touring

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Sometimes it happens to find cars which, after the beginning of a restoration job, are offered for sale disassembled while they still need a huge amount of work to shine again, but this case is quite particular. Indeed it is … Continue reading

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