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Jensen touch: 1952 Austin A40 Sports

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Although being named with “Sports”, this model was actually a tourer (not even fast) built by Jensen with an aluminium skin: few of these survive today. Jensen built the bodies of these little cabriolets, then send them to Austin which … Continue reading

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Outstanding gaps: 1962 Porsche 356B T6 Cabrio

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When you spot a fifty years old Porsche in the countryside you’d expect to see a rusty wreck and that’s true for most of those finds: this one however, is an exception. The seller says there is no rust whatsoever … Continue reading

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Next summer: 1958 Porsche 356 A Cabriolet

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You can’t drive this car this summer for sure but with enough effort, both mental and financial, you could enjoy this ultra-classic Porsche on the next summer. This is one of those cars (t’s not the first one we see … Continue reading

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Too open: 1966 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTC by Touring

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The original design of the GT, as many of you well know, came from the magic pencil of Giugiaro on behalf of Bertone coachworks, however not many know that the GTC was built by Touring. This car was not a … Continue reading

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Barn clearance: Fiat and Lancia projects

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Due to a diminished eyesight, the owner of this barn is forced to clear all the stuff inside among which there are a Lancia Flavia Coupé 1.5, a Beta Zagato plus a couple of Fiats: a 1200 Cabriolet and a … Continue reading

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COD 420: 1952 Porsche 356 Cabrio

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It’s very rare, at this point, to find a 356 Cabrio to restore (yep, 356: the “pre-a” nickname have never been used by Porsche), and finding a very early ’52 car it’s like to win a (little) lottery. Also because, even … Continue reading

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No shenanigans: 1965 Porsche 356 C Cabrio

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There is a very active bidding for this survivor 356 C Cabrio (chassis #161129) which actually should be a full matching number car, well preserved during the last 50 years. Full matching numbers car not because so says the Kardex … Continue reading

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That smiling face/2: 1962 Fiat 1500S OSCA Cabriolet

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The smiling face is, of course, the nose of this 1500S without headlights, front grill and bumper. And that’s because the car is in the early stage of a deep restoration. What is clear is that the restoration of this … Continue reading

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Rescue me: 1954 Porsche 356 Cabrio

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It has been a long time since we published a 356 to restore, and the main reason is that these project are becoming rarer and rarer as almost all the barn finds have been trailed out of their barns. However, as this car … Continue reading

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A bad day, a new life: 1952 Porsche 356 Coupè

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This is one of those cases where the pictures do not fully correspond to the truth. Indeed under that odd “skin” is hidden the chassis and mechanicals of a 1952 Porsche 356 (once coupé, VIN #11471): to make a long … Continue reading

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