Mini Miura: 1959 Austin Healey 3000 Mk1 Jamaican

Years ago we published another Austin Healey with a fiberglass body made by the American Jamaica, but that time it was an open body, very different from this one. This Austin Healey in fact has a “Berlinetta” bodywork whose lateral lines closely resemble those of the Lamborghini Miura without being a ridiculous copy. Indeed, it… Read More Mini Miura: 1959 Austin Healey 3000 Mk1 Jamaican

The plastic side: 1964 Autobianchi Stellina DB 100

This small spider produced for two years by Autobianchi was in fact the first Italian series car (small series) with the fiberglass body.   Unfortunately the Italians were very wary of this material that they called simplistically as “plastic” and, considering that this car cost 50% more than a Fiat 500 (although it has a… Read More The plastic side: 1964 Autobianchi Stellina DB 100