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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Aged wine: 1966 Jaguar E-Type O.T.S.

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Just like aged wines, some cars increase their value with the passing of the time, unfortunately it happens that often the conditions don’t follow such trend. That’s the case of this 1966 E-Type which has for sure dragged away from … Continue reading

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Many badges: 1950 Fiat 1100 “Stella Alpina” by Monviso

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The “Stella Alpina” is the name of a rare flower growing along the Alps rising on the northern edge of Italy: it’s so rare that if the police catches you with one of those you will pay a huge ticket. This car … Continue reading

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Hidden white: 1960 Maserati 3500 GT Coupé by Touring

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This former white 3500 GT looks like it’s in wonderful conditions for a 56 years old car and it’s just waiting for its new owner who will restore it. According to Maserati Classiche (and to the white dashboard too) this … Continue reading

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Odd seats: 1959 Abarth 750 GT by Zagato

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Whoever is looking for one of these cars in order to restore them, has for sure noticed that the most common issue on these cars is that they are not equipped anymore with the original engine. And often the problem … Continue reading

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Long term ownership: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

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This Bel Air Convertible is said to have had one owner only for more than fifty years and that’s quite a record. Painted in the typical baby blue shade, this convertible has a matching color interiors and a beautiful white … Continue reading

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Sunburnt: 1962 Fiat 1500 OSCA Coupé by Pininfarina

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Actually we don’t know if this car was produced in 1962 as the seller didn’t mention its build year, nor if this car has been actually under the sun for many years: the cracked leather of the seats tell us so. … Continue reading

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Two options: 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider Veloce

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This Giulietta Spider is one of the most wanted Alfa because it’s a 750 and it’s an “F” model which means that is a Veloce: unfortunately the original engine is not with the car anymore. Indeed this car is equipped … Continue reading

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Classy coupé: 1975 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GT 1800

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The Alfetta GT is one of the most underrated Alfa so far, and we actually think that many can still have the opportunity to put their hands of one of the last “old school” Alfa made. Techically speaking, the Alfetta … Continue reading

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Cherry and cream: 1953 Daimler Special Sports by Barker

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This is a car which, honestly, we didn’t know the existence of. Ok we’re not so skilled about british cars (and that’s not a good thing), but we’re quite surprised to have ignored such beautiful car so far. It has … Continue reading

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Yellow bird: 1966 Matra-Bonnet Djet 5

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The Djet has always been the “bad girl” among french cars of the sixties: that’s also true that France didn’t gave birth to a many sports car but this is for sure the most famous of them after, of course, … Continue reading

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