Expensive red: 1967 BMW 1600 GT

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One of the cutest models built by BMW was actually a son of Glas, a factory acquired by BMW in 1967. After that, Glas cars were badged as BMW. The design though was made by Frua as, back then, german … Continue reading

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Green and Gold: 1967 Porsche 911S 2.0

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All we know (almost all) that the magic “S” after “Porsche 911” means performance and value, but not all know that if that “S” belongs to a pre-1968 car, the value rises a lot. It raises steeply if that “S” … Continue reading

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Italian delivery: 1967 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GT Veloce

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This GT Veloce was originally delivered to its first owner in Italy but then a former soldier stationed in Italy (hence the “AFI” plate) bought the car and took it with him in the U.S.A. That’s not at all the … Continue reading

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Cut away: 1954 Siata 1100 Coupé by Vignale

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The Siata 1100 built by Vignale was a rare car even back then in the fifties, so it’s quite unusual, today, to find one still in restorable conditions. We don’t know the exact build year of the car as the … Continue reading

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Forgotten masterpiece: 1949 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 by Riva

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I remember to have seen this car in my literature, along whith other one-off Alfa Romeo, and I often wondered what happened to them. Well, this one is here, still beautiful even in these conditions. It’s a one off car with … Continue reading

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50 years owership: 1960 Maserati 3500 GT by Touring

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A representative of one of the most elegant cars built in the sixties needs a lot of help as no one took care of her for a long time – despite a 50 years ownership – and of course years … Continue reading

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Christmas orange: 1974 Maserati Merak 3000

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The Merak is to Bora as Mercedes 190 SL is to 300 SL: the equation is simple but, differently from the 190 SL, the Merak had 200 hp on which to rely on. This car though, has some issues. It … Continue reading

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German perfume: 1949 Mercedes-Benz 170 S “Kombi”

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As we just wrote many times, one of the lesson learned about the classic cars world is that you can’t ever imagine how many model have been built in the past 100 years. This, for instance, is the first specimen … Continue reading

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Interiors only: 1954 Porsche 356 Coupé

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“Interiors only” is not referred to the photo provided (which actually show only interiors and the front lid) but also to what remains of the car which is said to have been involved in a serious crash. The seller says … Continue reading

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Black aluminium: 1951 Simca 8 Sport Coupé

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These Simca 8 and 9 once were basically outsider in the classic cars world, however since few years they have regained their proper place in the market as they were rare, cute and properly built. The design of this cars … Continue reading

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