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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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Best in the world: 1952 Austin A40 Sports Convertible

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We are not aware of how many of these cars are still running around but we are pretty sure that no one could be better than this one. Indeed the previous owner did a superb – and clearly expensive – restoration, … Continue reading

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Autostick car: 1968 Karmann Ghia Convertible

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This Karmann Ghia is one of the few equipped with the vacuum-operated clutch system, called “Autostick”. Unfortunately this car needs much more than a clutch rebuild to run again. The seller says that it’s not a driveable car (you don’t … Continue reading

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Just refreshed: 1965 Karmann Ghia Convertible

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Here it is another Karmann Ghia brought back to a new life after 45 years in storage (at least the seller says so). The seller says also that this car has done just 300 miles from the end of a … Continue reading

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