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

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 to build beautiful post war cars like this “Trasformabile” built on the six-cylinder Fiat 1500… Read More Find another one: 1950 Fiat 1500 6C Trasformabile by Balbo

Korkes’ own: 1954 Ford Convertible “Parisienne”

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 car was build in 1962 by by Richard “Korky” Korkes of Korky’s Kustom Shop in Whippany,… Read More Korkes’ own: 1954 Ford Convertible “Parisienne”

Patina monster/2: 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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 bought from an older gentleman who had it for 30+ years in his Barn when… Read More Patina monster/2: 1949 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

Long term ownership: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

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 soft top: we believe that there isn’t any color which can represent the fifties better… Read More Long term ownership: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible