Tag Archives: 1959

Wired: 1959 Fiat 1200 TV Trasformabile

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Although the seller of this 1200 TV Trasformabile says that the car is from 1960, this model was actually produced up to 1959 when it was replaced by the 1200 Spider built by Pininfarina. The 1200 TV Trasormabile is a … Continue reading

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Blue racer: 1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint

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This late Giulietta Sprint 750B is said to have been delivered new in England even though it is a LHD car. Now it’s in France so the blue shade is perfect for the country. The seller says that this car … Continue reading

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Interim series: 1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce

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The interim series includes the cars with some features coming from the first series like the dashboard, interiors and engine, other things come from the later series like the taillights and the front end. This is said to be a matching … Continue reading

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Four eyed: 1959 Abarth 2200 Spider by Allemano

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This is the second time we see an Abarth 2200 Spider for sale: the first time it was a car for sale in Italy, in 2006. This is then only the second time in ten years because this car is … Continue reading

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PYK 450: 1959 Autobianchi Bianchina Trasformabile

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Two days, two California black plate cars: today the car published is not a big shot of the market but nevertheless it’s less lovely than the early Porsche. First because of the car itself which is a superb example of … Continue reading

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Disrupted: 1959 Maserati 3500 GT by Touring

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We’ve seen many 3500 GT in need of a total restoration but this one wins the award for the specimen in the worst conditions on the market, at least of the last three years. It is for sure a car … Continue reading

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Braced for shipping: 1959 Lancia Appia GTE by Zagato

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The seller says that the car has been braced for shipping: that is a wise move as the car has a rotten chassis and the risk of bending the car is very high. We don’t spot a GTE to restore … Continue reading

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Odd seats: 1959 Abarth 750 GT by Zagato

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Whoever is looking for one of these cars in order to restore them, has for sure noticed that the most common issue on these cars is that they are not equipped anymore with the original engine. And often the problem … Continue reading

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Pure fifties: 1959 Fiat 1200 Gran Turismo by Viotti

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Although not big as they were used in the U.S. cars, also Italian designers adopted the use of fins on many italian cars: Vignale was the master in this fashion but even others less known designers like Viotti didn’t disdain … Continue reading

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No keys, no spares, no title: 1959 Fiat 1200 TV Spider

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The last three decades have been very hard with this 1959 Fiat 1200 spider which needs something more than a simple “restoration job”. Indeed the car is rotten everywhere and few thing can be saved: interiors are gone somewhere in … Continue reading

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