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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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Coldwater aircooled: 1959 Porsche 356 Convertible D

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The Convertible D was created in order to offer a more confortable alternative to the Speedster but, unfortunately for this model, the look won over the confort. The roll on windows and the taller windshield, along with a couple of … Continue reading

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Patina monster/2: 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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This Caddy really fulfills the “patina” concept: it’s a survivor in stunnig conditions, especially when you think that it came out from the factory 68 years ago. The seller says that  this convertible is originally from Florida, and that it was … Continue reading

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Matching rust: 1959 Porsche 356A Convertible D by Drautz

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Yes, there is a lot of rust over and under this rare 356 A Convertible D built by Drautz but still it’s a rare car and it is said to have a matching number engine, and that’s is not a … Continue reading

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Running in the family/2: 1960 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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This 1960 Series 62 Convertible, other than being our favourite series ever in the Cadillac family, is said to have been in the same family since new and parked in the late 70’s. Clearly, the Maryland climate hasn’t helped the … Continue reading

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Long term ownership: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

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This Bel Air Convertible is said to have had one owner only for more than fifty years and that’s quite a record. Painted in the typical baby blue shade, this convertible has a matching color interiors and a beautiful white … Continue reading

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Brand new bird: 1956 Chevrolet Bel-Air Convertible

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More and more rarely these barn finds Bel-Airs can be seen around as most of them are yet restored or in desperate conditions. This one seems that “average” car which is the best starting point if you want to make … Continue reading

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