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Hofmeister kink: 1963 BMW 3200 CS by Bertone

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This is one of the rarest BMWs ever made: it is a 3200 CS produced in just over 600 examples of which few survive today. The reason for the poor commercial success of this car was certainly not due to … Continue reading

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20 footer: 1963 Alfa Romeo Giulia Spider

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Rare barnfinds, spectacular restoration, perfectly preserved cars: these are the categories that most attract collectors or classic car enthusiasts; however, reality is also made up of other categories. In fact, between the extremes there is a reality in the middle … Continue reading

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Hardtop equipped: 1963 René Bonnét Le Mans Cabriolet

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It has happened sometimes to write an article about a René Bonnét Le Mans and, whenever we find one for sale, especially a cabriolet, we will do it again, just because we like this car. Indeed, despite not having the … Continue reading

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Burgundy special: 1963 Siata 1300 TS Coupé by Michelotti

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This is one of the few existing 1300 TS Siata, built on the basis of the Fiat 1300/1500 and designed by Michelotti. And it has also been completely restored! It is not a small thing because the restoration of a … Continue reading

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The experiment/2: 1963 Hillman “Zimp” by Zagato

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Among many experiments of merging the italian style with foreign machinery, there is one less known than others, the Hillman Imp dressed by Zagato. Both Zagato and the Rootes group (owner of Hillman) decided to go on with this experiment … Continue reading

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Corvette inside: 1963 ISO Rivolta IR340

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As an Italian-American hybrid, there were not a lot of choices about the engine to be used: for this luxury coupé mr. Rivolta, along with Bizzarrini, decided to choose the Corvette engine mated to a four speed trasmission. Bertone, thanks … Continue reading

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Package deal: 1961, ’62 and ’63 Daimler SP 250

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The Daimler SP 250 is the typical car that can be loved or hated: it’s difficult to find someone for whom the look of this car is indifferent. Clearly the seller loves it so much that he owns three of … Continue reading

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A special heart: 1963 Porsche 356 B T6 Carrera 2

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This car has no feelings but, at the same time, has a special heart: it’s not the common aircooled, pushrod engine of the common 356’s of that period but a very rare four cam engine. That’s because this is a … Continue reading

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Orange blood: 1963 Lancia Flavia Sport by Zagato

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Here is one representative of one of the oddest italian design experiment. That’s not cute at all – at least for most people – but it’s special, and we like it just for this reason. This particular car is pained … Continue reading

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Mutation/3: 1963 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale

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“I’m a different person, yeah, turn my world around…” (Lola’s Theme, The Shapeshifters) This Giulia SS has changed a lot outside. We don’t know by the hand of who and when, fact is that the body has been completely rebuilt … Continue reading

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