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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Beach cruiser: 1963 Autobianchi Bianchina “Jolly”

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Nope, this car is not an original Ghia creation but an attempt to recreate these glorious days and the car which run across Italian seasides, often driven by the Jet Set people. It is based on a 1963 Autobianchi Bianchina … Continue reading

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The brazilian way/3: 1979 Bianco S Coupé

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This car is an example of what we really like to find: an almost unknown car which has never reached the popularity of some European competitors but it’s still a little tile in the automotive history. It is called Bianco … Continue reading

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Geneva show car: 1967 Maserati Mexico 4700

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Among the Mexico built from 1966 to 1972, this one (chassis #112/1 064 belongs to the first series which had the bigger 4700 cc engine. No less, this car is said to be the Maserati Show car at the Geneva … Continue reading

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Early V8: 1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal

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There are many Montreals for sale just now, but we’ve chosen to publish this particular one for more than one reason. Indeed there are some features of this car which can distinguish it from many others on the market today: … Continue reading

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Unrestored and matching numbers: 1961 Mercedes-Benz 190 SL

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The seller of this 190 SL has spent few words to describe the car but maybe we understand why: there’s no much to talk about this car. And that’s why this 190 SL is nothing more and nothing less of … Continue reading

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Unusual stuff: 1958 Porsche 356A T2 Coupé

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This 356 (chassis #102100) isn’t indeed what we’re used to see for sale: this car started its life as a 356A Coupé but its evolution has been a little different by its sisters. The seller is the owner of this … Continue reading

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Tubs’ car: 1951 Lincoln Lido Coupé by Barris

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It’s not a sacrilege to affirm that people like George Barris, Ed Roth, Darryl Starbird, Dean Jeffries and few other have been for the U.S. car culture what Pininfarina, Bertone, Boano etc. have been for Europe. Of course back in … Continue reading

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Out of museum: 1965 Abarth 695 SS

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This Abarth 695 SS is said to be in pristine conditions and to have low miles as it has been acquired from a Museum in Europe. These are basically the only information provided. On the other side, the seller has … Continue reading

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Puzzling puzzle: 1957 Aston Martin DB2/4

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This is not the first time we find a DB2/4 for sale in need of a total restoration, however it’s the first time that we see one for sale spread around a garage. That is because someone has begun to … Continue reading

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No shenanigans: 1965 Porsche 356 C Cabrio

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There is a very active bidding for this survivor 356 C Cabrio (chassis #161129) which actually should be a full matching number car, well preserved during the last 50 years. Full matching numbers car not because so says the Kardex … Continue reading

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