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Candy apple: 1967 Ford Mustang GT 390 Fastback

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Once these were quite common cars in the U.S. but today, unfortunately, finding a correct ’67 4-speed manual Mustang Fastback is not that easy anymore. Of course we’re talking about driveable cars, then not wrecks, which have all their parts … Continue reading

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Shifting gears/2: 1968 Ford Mustang GT390 Fastback

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Ok, we know that this Mustang was not made in the same year of the one driven by Frank Bullitt but, on the other side, it’s a fastback with a manual gearbox and a 390 engine. It’s also painted in red, … Continue reading

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Labor of love: 1962 Ford Consul Capri

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The Consul Capri built by Ford EU was the attempt of building a cheap but good looking coupé for the masses: unfortunately its low-powered engine and production cost didn’t contribute to its commercial success. Clearly the body has some typical … Continue reading

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Italian stallion/2: 1967 Ford Mustang GT 390 Fastback

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It’s very curious to find a GT 390 Fastback coming from Italy where, probably, just an handful of these cars are actually registered. That’s even more surprising as this is one of the most wanted Mustang: the 1967 GT 390 … Continue reading

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What matters: 1958 Falcon Shells Mark I

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What matters for a classic car nut is limited to a nice body, seats, wheels, engine, gearbox and few other things: that’s exactly what this car offer; no more than that. This car is indeed a Mark II by Falcon … Continue reading

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Intimidator: 1965 TVR Griffith

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I always wondered how driving this car could be: a squat look, a light bod, a short wheel base, a steering wheel, a manual gearbox and a mighty Ford 289 c.i. under the lid, producing almost 300 hp and plenty … Continue reading

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Forgotten: 1955 Californian Sport Special

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The history of the american fiberglass cars is still quite obscure as many of these were produced in very few specimens and, nonetheless, the italian sports cars of the same era cast a huge shoadow on these creations. Steel and … Continue reading

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Push-Me-Pull-You/2: 1957 Ford Fairlane Station Wagon

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Ok, maybe this car is not a station wagon anymore as it has been rebuilt welding two ’57 Ford Fairlane front clip in order to build a “palindrome” car, like the VW Beetle published here a little more than two … Continue reading

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Rare bird: 1961 Falcon V8 2dr Wagon

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This ’61 Falcon Station wagon two-door is said to be a rare car and, indeed, after some internet searches we’ve found very few specimens for sale around. The seller says that this car has been completely restored after having been … Continue reading

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Primed and swapped: 1966 Maserati Mistral Coupé

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This car shares the same destiny which affected a lot of Italian cars in the U.S: a broken engine often implied a swap with a Ford/Chevy V8. That’s even more odd for a car originally equipped with a magnificent DOHC, … Continue reading

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