Thin paint: 1959 Devin “D” Porsche

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This car (chassis # DD7-6) is one of the fantastic Devin D produced in the 50s using Porsche mechanics and, apart from the paintwork, it doesn’t look bad at all.

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The truth is that little of the pint has remained (it seems that the original color was Porsche silver 6206) as someone has sanded the bodywork, certainly as a preparation for a new paint job. However, we had to admit that the current body color has a nice, and almost artistic, patina: probably if we had this car we would not paint it.

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The part we appreciate most are the interiors: often when these Devin D are found, the interiors are completely stripped: there are no seats and instruments, and sometimes the entire dashboard either. This car in fact has very complete interiors and, last but not least, a fantastic Nardi steering wheel of the time. The bad news? This car has no engine so you must add the price of a rebuilt Porsche engine to the bulk. Find it for sale here in Quarrata, Italy, with bidding at €18,000 (today $20,200) and no reserve price.

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