Tag Archives: convertibile

Desert italian: 1962 Lancia Flavia Convertibile by Vignale

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This gift from the Mesa is a Flavia Convertibile built by Vignale in 1962, a quite rare car to find in these conditions even in Italy, never mind in the U.S. However, here it is: the seller says that this … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Matted sky: 1962 Lancia Appia Convertibile by Vignale

This gallery contains 3 photos.

The sky blue on this Appia Convertibile should have been great when new, unfortunately time passes for everything so even for this Lancia it’s now restoration time. The car looks quite correct (with the exception of the hardtop which, whatever … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Silver spider: 1951 Simca 8 Convertibile

This gallery contains 3 photos.

The seller says that this car is often unknown also by classic car experts but we believe that’s difficult because this is one of the prettiest car made during the fifties. That’s a Simca 8 Convertible which had the aluminium … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More than bravery: 1966 Lancia Flaminia 2500 3C Convertibile by Touring

This gallery contains 3 photos.

No papers, no engine, no build year: these are the first things to deal with if you are going to buy this car which needs much more than an engine and a transmission. Indeed the “1966” put in the title … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Early car: 1959 Lancia Appia Convertibile by Vignale

This gallery contains 3 photos.

So far we have often seen these cabriolets by Vignale built after the 1960, but actually cars built before that year are quite rare. Then, this is not a first series Cabriolet: the first series had only two seats (this … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two shades of grey: 1960 Lancia Appia Convertibile by Vignale

This gallery contains 4 photos.

Whilst the seller of this Appia Convertibile (2nd series, chassis #812.01.3810) is not sure about what shade of gray his car is painted of, we are pretty sure that this is a very nice project. That is because this car … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A colonial tale: 1936 Fiat Balilla 508B 4M Convertibile

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This car made a long trip around the world before landing in the U.S. and, by the way, it’s rare to see one one the other side of the ocean. The seller says that, according to his researches, this 508B … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Full steel: 1946 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Cabriolet by Pininfarina

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This car was once one of the favorite cabriolet of aristocrats, industrialists and Hollywood stars. Many years have passed since then and time has been hard on this particular car. This car needs actually a lot of things: first, the odd … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Italian Shoebox: 1951 Fiat 1400 Convertibile

This gallery contains 3 photos.

This car could be the italian equivalent to the ’50-’51 Ford Custom Convertible, also known as “shoebox”. This car was built by Fiat Carrozzerie Speciali, a Fiat division which was involved in building bodies for limited production cars like this … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

French patina: 1964 Lancia Flavia 1.8 Convertibile by Vignale

This gallery contains 3 photos.

One of the last well priced Flavia Convertibile on the market is this white and blue car. It carries a huge amount of patina but, as the seller says, it run and drives. Although it’s not clear if the white … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment