Body only: 1962 Apal 1200

Among the countless applications of the chassis of the Volkswagen Typ 1 (aka Beetle) there was also this: the Apal 1200, with the body strictly made of fiberglass. Apal was a Belgian company, indeed the name is the acronym of “Application Polyester Armé de Liège” (Reinforced Polyester Application of Liege), and only 150 of these… Read More Body only: 1962 Apal 1200

The italian bunch: Alfa Romeo 2600 Sprint, Fiat 850 Spider, ACMA Vespa 400

Ok, Ok, before anyone corrects us, we know very well that the Vespa 400 is only half Italian, however even the title of an article has its importance so for this time we’ll turn a blind eye. What we have here is a batch of three cars, two apparently in good condition and one (the… Read More The italian bunch: Alfa Romeo 2600 Sprint, Fiat 850 Spider, ACMA Vespa 400