Tag Archives: 1950

Time traveler: 1950 Kaiser Frazer Henry J. “Custom”

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Actually we did not know exactly how to call this car: we know that – as the seller says – under the skin is the frame and engine of a Henry J. but we don’t know much else. Technically speaking, … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Macro fun: 1950 Kleinschnittger F 125

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Let’s face it, everyone likes microcars: they arouse sympathy in everyone, no matter what age, gender or social class they belong to. Some people like these cars simply because they are “nice”, others, like us and like many of you, … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bare metal: Maserati A6GCS Engine

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Today we do not have a car but only a part of it and, moreover, this part is not even complete. It is in fact, from what the seller says is a known Maserati specialist, of an original merger, therefore … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pilot’s car: 1950 Lancia Aurelia B50 by Vignale

This gallery contains 2 photos.

It is not unusual to find a Lancia Aurelia, built in the immediate post-war period, which has a special body, and this car is an example. Obviously, “it is not unusual” does not mean that you can find one at … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Far from home: 1950 Fiat 1100 ES Coupé By Pininfarina

This gallery contains 3 photos.

“Home” stands for Italy, of course, since it is very strange to see a rare Fiat 1100 ES in the United States, as the number of cars produced is really small. We do not believe that this car was sold … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flash inside: Simca 8 Cabriolet by Pininfarina

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Although we have published other Simca 8s in the past, none of them was in the conditions of this convertible that looks like a real time capsule. The seller says that this car has been brought in the US when … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Three seater: 1950 Fiat 1500E Cabriolet “Riviera” By Stabilimenti Farina

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Yep, the name of ths car is quite long and the car which it belongs to is quite rare: probably the only one in the U.S.A. an one of the very few made at the beginning of the fifties. Finding … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Field find: 1950 Simca 8 Sport Convertible

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Yes indeed these cars once were abandoned everywhere, including fields, just like this one that has still its body only because it’s made of aluminium. The car is sold with a bill of sale only and it’s easy to understand … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Downsizing: 1950 Jaguar XK120 O.T.S. “Alloy”

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This car is the 110th XK120 which came out of the Coventry factory and, as an early car, is one of the very few dressed with an alloy body, making it a special one. The astonishing thing is that the … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A family affair: 1950 Crosley 18 wheeler

This gallery contains 10 photos.

We’ve seen a lot of things in the classic cars world but, as often happens, we still missed something. In this case that’s about this unique Crosley “truck” built for Pinto Air Freight. The best part of the story is … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment