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Forgotten masterpiece: 1949 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 by Riva

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I remember to have seen this car in my literature, along whith other one-off Alfa Romeo, and I often wondered what happened to them. Well, this one is here, still beautiful even in these conditions. It’s a one off car with … Continue reading

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Black aluminium: 1951 Simca 8 Sport Coupé

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These Simca 8 and 9 once were basically outsider in the classic cars world, however since few years they have regained their proper place in the market as they were rare, cute and properly built. The design of this cars … Continue reading

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Korkes’ own: 1954 Ford Convertible “Parisienne”

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There’s a long story behind this custom 1954 Ford called “Parisienne” and the people behind this build are well known in the american custom builder panorama. The story behind this car is well explained here but the core is that this … Continue reading

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Snowmobile rocket: 1970 Trimuter

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After a week full of hundred thousands dollars car, here it is something cheap but no less particular: watched from the front it looks like the nose of a Space Shuttle. Unfortunately this is much slower than a Shuttle: actually … Continue reading

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Sleeping with the enemy: 1954 Alfa Romeo 1900C by Zagato

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This rare Alfa Romeo 1900 C built by Zagato is said to have been parked for years in a collector’s garage which, other than this car, accomodates also other important cars like a Cisitalia Aerodinamica built designed by Savonuzzi. I … Continue reading

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Another white: 1967 Maserati Mexico

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Two days, two white coupes. The one published on last friday was a german coupè equipped with cutting edge technology (for its period), this indeed is an italian monster with 50’s technology. Of course saying “BMW” is nowhere near to … Continue reading

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Full matching survivor: 1958 Porsche 356 A T2 Coupé

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Call it barn find or survivor, the fact is that this 356 T2 Coupé, differently from the car published yesterday, it’s in one piece only, complete, quite solid and a matching numbers car. Long story short: the seller says about … 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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No foolish: 1958 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider

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It looks like a lot of ’58 Giulietta Spider have decided to jump into the market all together: this is the third one we spot in two weeks and for sure those are not the only ones. Among the three … Continue reading

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White survivor: 1964 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 F.H.C.

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There are many restored E-Type which fetch a lot of money at several auctions worldwide: those are generally restored cars but this isn’t. Indeed the seller says that this is an original car, an unmolested California black plate (unfortunately now … Continue reading

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