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Britaly: 1953 Arnolt-MG Convertible + 1948 Siata SC 750 by Motto

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What we have here is a package consisting of two very interesting cars, an English to be restored and an Italian one to drive. We must start by saying that both cars are rare: English is certainly rare, the Italian … Continue reading

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Pre-war roar: 1937 Cord 812 SC Convertible Phaeton

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The 30s were very special: especially after the crisis of 1929, in the USA the gap between rich and poor increased enormously and so on the one hand there were so many people who could not put together lunch with … Continue reading

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A special one: 1939 Fiat 1500 6C Trasformabile by Viotti

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Where there is a special car for sale, our task is to signal it also because it often happens that we will not see others for years. This is the case of this beautiful Fiat 1500 6C Trasformabile (the name … Continue reading

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Carrozzerie Speciali: 1948 Fiat 1100 B Trasformabile

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If it is true that we like the small Fiat Berlinetta built in the 40s and 50s, it is also true that the convertibles built in the same period have their dignity of publication. This is the case of this … Continue reading

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Unpainted: 1963 Ford Falcon Futura Sprint Convertible

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A very long name for a car that, in spite of what one might imagine, is quite rare. In fact this medium-sized car (for the American market of the time, of course, since it is only “4.6” / 181 in. … Continue reading

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Coffee and cream: 1937 Fiat 508 Balilla Trasformabile by Viotti

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We tried to look for this particular model in the literature at our disposal but we knew from the beginning that it would be a difficult challenge. The reason is simple: in the 20s and 30s luxury cars (this Fiat … Continue reading

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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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Find another one: 1950 Fiat 1500 6C Trasformabile by Balbo

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Balbo was one of those coachbuilders who operated in the shadow of famous brands like Pininfarina, Farina or Vignale, however he built beautiful cars, especially before the WWII. Indeed Balbo shut his doors in 1954 but he still had time … Continue reading

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Getting rid of it: A classic car collection

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This is a small classic cars collection that have to go: the seller is getting rid of it and, actually, it includes two interesting cars: a 1951 Hillman Minx and a 1953 jaguar XK 120, both are convertibles. For the … 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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