Limited delivery: 1965 Fiat 500 Pickup by Giannini

This car is speculated to be one of only three still surviving pickup out of 55 ever made by Giannini: we have never seen one so far. Actually we didn’t know that Giannini made a pickup based on Fiat 500 platform (which Giannini knew very well); indeed we believed that, back in the sixties, Giannini’s… Read More Limited delivery: 1965 Fiat 500 Pickup by Giannini

Porsche, Ferrari, Bizzarrini and other fundamental steps in life

Surfing YT I found this beautiful video by Locals Magazine about Luciano Rupolo, an italian tasteful and long-time collector who, no less, fourty years ago discovered, and then restored, the 4th Porsche ever built (Gmund #004) abandoned in the courtyard of a workshop in Vittorio Veneto: back then, for most people, that car was just of pile… Read More Porsche, Ferrari, Bizzarrini and other fundamental steps in life

Sad face: 1938 Fiat Pini Barchetta “Siluro” by Autodromo

Update, May 12, 2019 Tomorrow the same car will be auctioned here with an estimate of €245,000 – 260,000 (today $275,000 – 292,000). April 23, 2013 This late ’40’s barchetta is based on engine and suspensions of a Fiat 500B. However, back then it has been aluminium bodied by Cooperativa Autocarrozzieri Modena coachworks, giving it… Read More Sad face: 1938 Fiat Pini Barchetta “Siluro” by Autodromo

Little wonder: 1956 Fiat 1100 Sport TV Boano-Giannini

Between 1955 and 1957, in the period after having leaved Ghia and before joining the just-created Centro Stile Fiat, Felice Mario Boano created his own factory, called Boano Lavorazioni Speciali. In those three years Boano created such unique cars like Ferrari 250 low roof, Abarth 207 A, Lincoln Indianapolis, Boano Nardi Corsair. He created also… Read More Little wonder: 1956 Fiat 1100 Sport TV Boano-Giannini