Tag Archives: 1957

No head inlets: 1957 O.S.C.A. 1500 S by Viotti

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Exactly as the title suggests, we publish this beautiful boat on which, however, we have some curiosities to satisfy.  The seller says that the aluminum bodywork was made by Viotti, and this is a great thing as long as it … Continue reading

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Totally open: 1957 Fiat 1200 TV Trasformabile

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Every time we see a Fiat 1100 or 1200 TV Spider for sale in the US, we wonder what the tortuous path that led it to the other side of the pond may have been. In this case, the owner’s … Continue reading

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Empty shell: 1957 VW-Devin D 295

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As we have already written several times, the beauty of many hand-built fiberglass cars is the story that leads to their construction, often obscure and full of missing parts. This shell was made by Bill Devin, well known in the … Continue reading

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Seven and half: 1956-1962 Giulietta Spider stock

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Sometimes it happens to find a Giulietta Spider to be restored, sometimes it happens to find two for sale by the same owner, other times – like this – it happens to find seven and a half of them. Do … Continue reading

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Blue egg: 1957 Fuldamobil S-7

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As Wikipedia says, Fuldamobil is the name of a series of small cars produced by Elektromaschinenbau Fulda GmbH of Fulda, Germany, and Nordwestdeutscher Fahrzeugbau (NWF) of Wilhelmshaven between 1950 and 1969. So now we know the big picture. Although Fuldamobil … Continue reading

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Larkspur barn find: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

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The world of classic cars, at least for what concerns us, is not just about cars produced in Europe but also iconic cars like this one, produced in the USA. As many (but not all) will know, this is a … Continue reading

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Fuoriserie: 1957 Fiat 600 Rendez Vous by Vignale

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  “Fuoriserie” in Italian means all the cars not mass-produced, and was a term used very much from the beginning of the century until the 60s, when the era of coachbuilders began to set. The particular thing was that the … Continue reading

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Ultra light: 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce

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The Giulietta Sprint Veloce was built by Alfa Romeo with aluminum and perspex parts to make it lighter. This particular car is even lighter. A note: the seller calls it “Alleggerita” (lightened) but nowhere, and in no official document the … Continue reading

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Garage aged: 1957 Porsche 356A T2 Coupé

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This 356A (chassis #101663) has been abundantly aged for thirty years in a dry garage that has retained all the main characteristics of this car, starting with a beautiful patina on the paint. However, the actual paint is not original: … Continue reading

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Glasses all around: 1957 Alfa Romeo “Romeo 2°”

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The seller of this Alfa Romeo van calls it “vetrato” (“with glasses”) but that’s actually a Romeo 2° (II) which was the biggest van of Alfa Romeo offer. Before the F12, this was the one available both in two engine … Continue reading

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