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Aquamarine special: 1963 Fiat 600 Cabriolet by Vignale

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Coachbuilders like Vignale were not only involved in building supercars for rich people but also in giving a different shape to mass produced car like the Fiat 600. That’s because they too needed to make some quick cash and building … Continue reading

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Coachbuilt rarity: Fiat 1200 Coupé by Pininfarina

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We’ve already published this car in our previous article about Classic Virus List, but we believe that this car went a little bit unnoticed, and that would be a waste.This is a car in need of a total restoration and … Continue reading

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Rising gold/2: 1965 Fiat 1300S by Vignale

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Just like the Sportinia published here, also this special Fiat Coupé (this time built by Vignale), was born painted in a golden shade, actually often used in the seventies but not much in the previous decade. This particular model, said … Continue reading

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Made in Belgium: 1953 Alfa Romeo 1900

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As it often happens because of our ignorance, we didn’t know that a small batch of Alfa 1900 Berlina like this one were assembled in Belgium by Imperia coachworks, like this one is said to be. We didn’t find much … Continue reading

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Introducing Classic Virus List

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All new. All easy. All free. Classic Virus List: classicviruslist.com  is our new trick, the result of dozens of working weekends and hundreds of overtime work hours (after our “regular” work and the enrichment of this blog) of one girl … Continue reading

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Rarity: 1957 Fiat 1100 TV by Pininfarina

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This car is indeed a rarity as few more than 100 were built among 1st and 2nd series: this car belongs to the first series and it’s in the U.S.A. You can easily distinguish a first series from a second as … Continue reading

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Humble but elegant: 1973 Moretti 127 Coupé

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Moretti was a car builder in the early stage of his history but, after the coachbuilt cars sunset in the late sixties, he just modified some Fiat models until the end of the company in 1989. One of the cars … Continue reading

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Factory paint: 1960 Lancia Appia Lusso by Vignale

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We’ve already published a couple of article about the Appia Lusso, a Vignale coachbuilt Appia, but this is the only one in “barn find” conditions. Actually in Italy cars are barely stored in barns, most of the time you find … Continue reading

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The blue one: 1949 Fiat 1100 “Derby” by Bertone

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Two Derby by Bertone for sale in two months is probably a rare event: this car is the blue version of its sister published here last month. The seller says that he owns this car since 2000 and that since then … Continue reading

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Alfa inspiration: 1954 Fiat 500C Barchetta by Trevisan

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We know this car: we’ve seen it for sale in Italy about six years ago at a dealer in the north-east of Italy. Then it disappeared and now it has migrated in Germany, where it’s actually for sale. This barchetta … Continue reading

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