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Pink slip: 1951 Jaguar XK 120 O.T.S.

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This Jaguar XK 120 Open Two Seater is buried under a pile of unused home stuff and, at a glance, it doesn’t look well as is, however the seller says that it has no rust. Other than that, the seller … Continue reading

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Back to life: 1964 Sunbeam Tiger

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This Sunbeam Tiger is, for the uninitiated, a little british roadster pushed by an american V8: basically what you see is not what you hear. The seller says that this is a true survivor as it has been stored since … Continue reading

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Yellow find: 1964 jaguar E-Type 3.8 O.T.S.

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This first series E-Type with its original Primerose Yellow paint is said to be a California barn find stored since 1979, with one owner only and 53k original miles on the back. Other than being original it has also the … Continue reading

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Cheap: 1960 Abarth 750 Sestriere by Zagato

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What has actually attracted us about this car is not only the car in itself which is rare and in barn find conditions, but also the asking price which is, you know, “cheap”. The seller says that the car is … Continue reading

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Patina monster/2: 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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This Caddy really fulfills the “patina” concept: it’s a survivor in stunnig conditions, especially when you think that it came out from the factory 68 years ago. The seller says that  this convertible is originally from Florida, and that it was … Continue reading

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The golden rule: 1959 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Cabriolet

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The sticker on the rear bumper is clear: “Who has the gold makes the rule”. Well, you need gold to rebuild this car but it’s a “Lowlight” KG Cabrio and it’s definitely worth it. Ineed the fist series of the … Continue reading

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Solid state: 1958 Lancia Appia Coupé by Pininfarina

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What the seller says is true: you can find one of these Appia Coupè quite easily in Europe but in the U.S.A. these are rare, especialy if they have been sold new for the U.S. market like this one. By … Continue reading

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Running in the family/2: 1960 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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This 1960 Series 62 Convertible, other than being our favourite series ever in the Cadillac family, is said to have been in the same family since new and parked in the late 70’s. Clearly, the Maryland climate hasn’t helped the … Continue reading

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Starts and runs: 1959 Triumph TR3 A

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This red Triumph TR3 A is said to be a barn find purchased from the previous owner and then driven home where it is now. It starts and drives but needs “everything”. Indeed it seems an “honest” car although, of … Continue reading

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One owner: 1966 Porsche 911 Coupé

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This isn’t actually “a find” as this 911 belongs by the same owner since 1966, sure thing is that it has been stored in a old desert chicken coop, so the car is still well preserved. We’re glad to see that … Continue reading

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