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The strange sister: 1969 VW-Porsche 914/6 “Murene” by Heuliez

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It is not a novelty that we love to see today classic cars which we did not even know existed on the contrary, we believe that most of you did not know it. Unless you have visited the Porsche Museum … Continue reading

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Who’s who: 1958 Abarth 750 Spyder by Zagato

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And here comes another special car based on the Fiat 600, this time with an open body made by Zagato. In fact we have seen cars similar to this one, but they had the bodywork built by Allemano and they … Continue reading

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The future has passed/2: 1989 Colani Utah 6

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Some of you certainly know Luigi Colani, the designer who, despite his very Italian surname, was born in Germany from a Swiss father and a Polish mother. And surely you know it for its most famous automotive creation, the “Alfa … Continue reading

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Empty shell: 1957 VW-Devin D 295

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As we have already written several times, the beauty of many hand-built fiberglass cars is the story that leads to their construction, often obscure and full of missing parts. This shell was made by Bill Devin, well known in the … Continue reading

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Number one: 1975 De Tomaso Pantera GTS

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I know what you are thinking: why change a Pantera GTS in this way? Well, this car is the first GTS built and has been modified by De Tomaso factory itself. Obviously we are reporting what the seller writes: this … Continue reading

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The experiment/2: 1963 Hillman “Zimp” by Zagato

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Among many experiments of merging the italian style with foreign machinery, there is one less known than others, the Hillman Imp dressed by Zagato. Both Zagato and the Rootes group (owner of Hillman) decided to go on with this experiment … Continue reading

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Mystery car: 1965 Maserati “Mexico prototype” by Vignale

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Here it comes another mystery car: an hybrid between  5000 GT and a Mexico; maybe closer to the last one but it carries the chassis number of the “noble” 5000 GT. The seller explains which is the origin of this … Continue reading

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Bring an expert: 1948 Cisitalia 202 MM Aerodinamica

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The asking price of the 1900C Zagato published yesterday is a very important amount but, you know, sky’s the limit and so today here it is a Cisitalia 202 Aerodinamica. This car (chassis #202/4) belongs to the same collection of … Continue reading

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Mixed flavors: 1966 Patriarca 3000 GTS

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Bruno Patriarca was a famous tuner and builder who built – inside his shop in Roma, Italy – many race cars. He started his business in the late fourties and ended in the late sixties. This car is said to … Continue reading

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Something in the middle: 1968 MC GT38 Porsche/Corsa

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Actually we didn’t now how to name this car as it is a prototype built in 1968, using different parts from different cars. The engine should come from, we suppose, from a Chevrolet Corvair Corsa, it is a flat six … Continue reading

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