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Jensen touch: 1952 Austin A40 Sports

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Although being named with “Sports”, this model was actually a tourer (not even fast) built by Jensen with an aluminium skin: few of these survive today. Jensen built the bodies of these little cabriolets, then send them to Austin which … Continue reading

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Tall windshield: 1968 Datsun Sports 2000

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The 1968 edition of one of the cutest roadster ever made, the Fairlady/Sports 2000, had some changes over the previous year among which, the most visible is a taller windshield. The seller says that this car was his father’s and … 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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Cherry and cream: 1953 Daimler Special Sports by Barker

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This is a car which, honestly, we didn’t know the existence of. Ok we’re not so skilled about british cars (and that’s not a good thing), but we’re quite surprised to have ignored such beautiful car so far. It has … Continue reading

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Best in the world: 1952 Austin A40 Sports Convertible

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We are not aware of how many of these cars are still running around but we are pretty sure that no one could be better than this one. Indeed the previous owner did a superb – and clearly expensive – restoration, … Continue reading

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Tiny targa: 1965 Toyota Sports 800 LHD

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The Toyota Sports 800 was one of the first production cars featuring a lift-out roof panel, or targa top, pre-dating the more famous Porsche Targa. This car was unvealed during the 1962 edition of the Tokyo Motor Show but then … Continue reading

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Italian wannabe: 1969 Datsun Fairlady/Sports 2000

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This model was known as Fairlady but that was the home model name: outside Japan the official name was “Sports”. This car belongs to the last series produced which had some major improvements like a five speed manual transmission mated … Continue reading

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