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Introducing Classic Virus List

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All new. All easy. All free. Classic Virus List:  is our new trick, the result of dozens of working weekends and hundreds of overtime work hours (after our “regular” work and the enrichment of this blog) of one girl … Continue reading

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True spirit: The EB110 story

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Well, this blog is focused mainly on classic cars and that’s clear for everyone. However, what drives the passion for the four wheeled machines doesn’t change: no matter if a car still is built with metal and fed by carburetors … Continue reading

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Discovering “La Dolce Vita”

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One of the most beautiful things that can happen to someone who has just bought a classic car is to discover that its past holds a surprise. This is what happened to Filippo Berselli, a former senator of the Italian Republic who, months … Continue reading

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A restoration tale: 1967 Maserati Ghibli 4.7 Coupé (update #15 – December 31)

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December 31, 2015 – 28 months later In the last update of this article I wrote that “the car is almost ready”: indeed that “almost” was heavier than I could ever thought. Actually I’m not surprised at all about the follow … Continue reading

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Mission accomplished: The Giulietta Spider (Veloce) has gone

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We think to know a good amount of data on classic cars but, of course, that’s way far from knowing everything. So, it jumps up that this cars had not only a Veloce engine, but it was actually a true … Continue reading

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Goodbye 2014

The end of the year is often the time for analisys, so here it is a brief description of what happened so far. The top ten cars viewed are, in descending order, shown below: Seller submission: 1959 Peugeot 403 Cabriolet … Continue reading

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Should I give you a life story or a car story?

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These are the first words told by Murray Fowler, an 81 years old man who owned his 1970 BMW 2800 CS since 1972 and drove it for more than 400,000 miles. It’s an “official” BMW video, very short, very focused, … Continue reading

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Porsche, Ferrari, Bizzarrini and other fundamental steps in life

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Surfing YT I found this beautiful video by Locals Magazine about Luciano Rupolo, an italian tasteful and long-time collector who, no less, fourty years ago discovered, and then restored, the 4th Porsche ever built (Gmund #004) abandoned in the courtyard of a … Continue reading

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Mission accomplished: The red OSI goes to NY

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My friend (and reader) Seth was looking for an “obscure” Italian coupé and this (although it’s Ford Taunus based) is the car he has chosen. This car has been featured here some weeks ago. Seth is not a “garage collector” … Continue reading

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Slower, please….

Cars are important but, like everyone, we too sometimes need to relax: in the next two weeks we’ll post other cars but less than one per working day; we will come back at full power at the end of August. … Continue reading

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