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The odd couple: 1948 Fiat 500 A Berlinetta – 1947 Fiat 500 B Barchetta by Maestri

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These two very special cars have been an inseparable couple for many years, and not just because they were built by the same coachbuilder. The coachbuilder we are talking about is Enrico Maestri, owner of a small workshop in Piacenza, … Continue reading

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Funny car: 1961 Porsche 356 T5 Hardtop “Sprint”

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This 356 T5 was born as a Karmann Hardtop, so that means that it was basically a Cabriolet with a metal hardtop welded on the body: the actual owner removed it but he didn’t stop here. Indeed he tried to … Continue reading

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Restyling attempt: 1961 Porsche 356 B T6 Coupé by Ghia-Aigle

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It’s hard to improve the job of a genius like Ferdinand Porsche, even if who wants to improve it is another genius like Giovanni Michelotti. Indeed the result is quite odd but not beautiful. This Porsche 356 T6 coupé, the … Continue reading

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Once was stone: 1960 Porsche 356 B T5 Roadster

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Stone grey was the original color of this 356B T5 Roadster (chassis #87324) that has seen, during its story, many paint layers that overlapped: the last one is the white one. Other than many paint layers, there is also the … Continue reading

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Italian silver: 1963 Porsche 356 B T6 Super 90 Coupé

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The strange thing about this Porsche 356 is that it’s an italian delivery car: that would not be strange for an italian car but it’s odd to see a 356 imported from Italy; indeed Porsche sold more than the 50% … Continue reading

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More air: 1962 Porsche 356 B T6 Roadster “Twin Grille”

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There is a small series of these 356 Roadster, build both on the T5 and T6 version, which had two grilles on the engine lid instead of one only. This was made in order to provide more cooling to the … 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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Real thing: 1932 Ford B Roadster Drag Car

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This kind of car is not the cup of tea of euro classic cars nuts, with the exception of the Northern Europe, but nowadays it’s really hard to find cars like this one. That’s because this is a real relic … Continue reading

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Full setup: 1964 Porsche 356C

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The sellers of this 356C, that we know by reputation as they have dedicated their life to classic Porsches, say that whoever bought it new had one thing in mind: racing. That’s because of the option list of this car: … Continue reading

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Chocolate powder: 1961 Porsche 356B T5 Coupé

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This 356 T5, other than being clearly a dusty barn find, is also painted in the rare “Togo Brown” shade which, sale data in hand, was not a best seller color and indeed this car was born painted in black. … Continue reading

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