Tag Archives: 1947

Déco luxury: 1947 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport Cabriolet by Farina

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The years across the Word War II were those which saw the birth of the most luxurious cars even made, and for “luxurious” we mean the bespoke craftsmanship and the attention to details. One of the best example of this … Continue reading

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Needs love: 1947 Cisitalia 202 Cabriolet

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For the uninitiated, these Cisitalia weren’t built by one coachbuilder only: actually they were built both by Pininfarina and Vignale but unfortunately we son’t now this detail maybe because the car is missing its fender badges. The seller says that … Continue reading

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Beheaded V4: 1947 Lancia Ardea

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The seller says that he bought this car 12 years ago from the US in order to restore it, but clearly something went wrong in the meantime. He says that the car has basically no rust but the problem is … Continue reading

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Bulky face: 1947 Fiat 1100 Barchetta by Frua

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Here it comes another basically unknown barchetta from the past: this one, bodied by Frua, is another car based on a Fiat 1100 platform. The seller says that this is an original barchetta by Frua and as proof of this he has … Continue reading

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Restored then forgotten: 1947 MG TC “Twin spare”

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It’s not the first time we see a car (or more than one) which is leaved in a garage soon after having been restored: this time the protagonist is a 1947 MG TC. The seller says that this car is … Continue reading

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Post-war class: 1947 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 “Freccia D’Oro”

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Two Alfa’s today. This time our “one car per working day” has been missed, but this one’s too interesting to let it go. It’s a 1947 Freccia D’Oro (“Golden Arrow”) from the same seller of the 2500 GT posted some … Continue reading

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Collector’s heavyweight: 1947 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport by Touring

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Update, november 17: The car has been sold with a winning bid of $245,000 November 5 This rare 6C 2500 with a coachwork# 3215 made by Touring has vin# 915442 and engine# 925228. The seller says that this car is in … Continue reading

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Coachbuilt trivia: what car is it?

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August 2 – Update: mistery solved! See comments below. 1947 Stanguellini – Bertone 1100 August 2 The base car seems indeed a Fiat 1100S by Pininfarina, probably with a modified front grill, but the mistery…

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