Category Archives: French

Black over red: 1968 Simca 1200S Coupé by Bertone

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It has been a while since we have found a Simca 1200S for sale. Not just any 1200S but one that has an affordable price. In addition to having an affordable price, the car must also be in good condition … Continue reading

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French bronze: 1966 Alpine A108

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Not long ago we published a yellow A108, in conditions that looked beautiful. Today we have another one, but in much less seductive conditions than the first. It is in effect a car to be restored in its entirety, however … Continue reading

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Two for one: 1937 Lancia Belna F-234

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The Belna is nothing but the French declination of the Lancia Augusta: obviously it wasn’t just the name, there were also differences due to a very specific reason. At the time, in fact, France imposed a duty of 85% of … Continue reading

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Renault inside: 1967 Sovam 1100 VS

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You may like it or not, but if we didn’t publish special cars like this one, we certainly wouldn’t be doing our job (in real life it’s certainly not a job). Or, maybe, that’s just because we used to be … Continue reading

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Yellow plastic: 1968 Alpine A-108

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Occasionally we find these small coupes with fiberglass bodywork for sale, produced in Brazil by Willys under a Renault license. As is evident, we consider this car very attractive, even if small and not very fast. In fact this model … Continue reading

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Vert parisien: 1960 Peugeot 403 Cabriolet by Pininfarina

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In reality we did not understand very well from these photos the exact color of the car: it would seem a cross between green and blue, often called “oil green”. However it is called, the substance is that it is a … Continue reading

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Partially buried: 1951 Simca 8 Sport Coupé by Facel

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Let’s face it, for all classic car enthusiasts, seeing a car parked in a garage and partially buried by unusual household items is now a cliché. However the fact that it is a cliché does not diminish its charm, as … Continue reading

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Form & Function: 1939 Citroén TUB

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We know the vans built by Citroen after the Second World War, but we had never seen one built before. A van – we have to say – far ahead for the time both for the shapes and for the … Continue reading

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Scrapyard survivor: 1953 Panhard X86 Berlinetta by Allemano

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If there’s one thing that drives us crazy, it’s the small sports berlinettas built in small series during the 40s and 50s. As we all know 80% of these cars were produced on a Fiat basis, but some were not, … Continue reading

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Work with friends: Many cars for sale

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There are many ways to have fun and one of them is to take a wreck and make it come back like new. Of course, it is not an “inexpensive” way to have fun but it is also true that … Continue reading

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