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Larkspur barn find: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

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The world of classic cars, at least for what concerns us, is not just about cars produced in Europe but also iconic cars like this one, produced in the USA. As many (but not all) will know, this is a … 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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Ultra light: 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce

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The Giulietta Sprint Veloce was built by Alfa Romeo with aluminum and perspex parts to make it lighter. This particular car is even lighter. A note: the seller calls it “Alleggerita” (lightened) but nowhere, and in no official document the … Continue reading

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Pale red: 1958 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider

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If you want to restore a car, what is the best starting point? Obviously a complete car, possibly not damaged, with its original engine and, last but not least, not rusty. Well this Giulietta Spider 750D, chassis # 1495*05847 seems … Continue reading

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Two in a shed: 1961 Porsche 356 B T5 Cabriolet

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The car we are publishing is only one but the same seller is also selling a 356 “Notchback” currently for sale, and parked in the same garage. The one we are dealing with is, in fact, a T5 Cabriolet of … Continue reading

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Same lady since ’92: 1963 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 FHC

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It is becoming increasingly rare (as with all classic cars) to find an E-Type first series that has survived the passing of time and the rearrangements of previous owners. This seems to be one of those survivors. The seller says … Continue reading

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Columbo’s favorite: 1958 Peugeot 403 Cabriolet by Pininfarina

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This car is not only the same model used by Lieutenant Columbo in the homonymous TV series, but it also seems to be painted in a similar color and in very similar conditions. It is a Peueot 403 Cabriolet, built … Continue reading

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Alabama 901: 1965 Porsche 911

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This Porsche 911 (chassis # 300827) belongs to the first series, called “901” by the brand experts because the latter is the name that Porsche had decided to assign, until Peugeot reminded Porsche that the names composed of three numbers … Continue reading

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Southern dust: 1952 Lancia Aurelia B21

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As we know, and as we have reiterated several times, South America often holds surprises, particularly about classic Italian cars. The surprise of this time is a Lancia Aurelia of 1952, so a B21 probably, but certainly not: it could … Continue reading

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Old ivory: 1954 Porsche 356 Coupé

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“Call for more photos and any questions,” says the seller of this 1954 Porsche 356 which, at least apparently, appears to be in an exceptional state of preservation. Obviously, as the description of the car is missing, we can only … Continue reading

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