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Flash inside: Simca 8 Cabriolet by Pininfarina

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Although we have published other Simca 8s in the past, none of them was in the conditions of this convertible that looks like a real time capsule. The seller says that this car has been brought in the US when … Continue reading

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Patina monster/3: 1960 Porsche 356 B T5 Cabriolet

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Exactly six years ago, on February 25, 2013, we published an article titled “Patina monster”: that time it was a Volkswagen Beetle while this time it’s her cousin. It’s a Porsche 356 Cabriolet from 1960: once I had the same … Continue reading

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True survivor: 1965 Sunbeam Tiger

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The seller of this Sunbeam Tiger claims to have bought the car from a dot-com guy in San Francisco some year ago, and that the car is a real survivor. The person from whom he bought it, in fact, was … Continue reading

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Italian patina: 1952 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 SS Coupé

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This is one of the very latest 6C 2500 ever produced and it has not been set up by a coachbuilder like Touring but by the Alfa Romeo body shop. Probably this is one of the last chassis produced and … Continue reading

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Indivisible: 1967 Ferves Ranger + 1971 Lawil Varzina S3

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Also this week there is an odd couple: this time it’s not about two coachbuilt cars, built by an almost unknown coachbuilder, but it’s about two all-terrain microcars. We are talking about a Ferves Ranger (the larger of the two) … Continue reading

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13,850 miles: 1984 Porsche 944

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Ok, we know that the 944 is not “the Porsche” by definition, yet the fact remains that it is a snappy, well built, enjoyable car with superb handling. And all that said takes on even more value if the car … Continue reading

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French pale blue: 1964 Maserati Sebring by Vignale

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For those who do not know it yet, the Maserati Sebring is one of the most beautiful coupes produced in the 60s, a beautiful line designed by Vignale on one side, a magnificent 3.5 liter Maserati engine and luxury equipment … Continue reading

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Same lady since ’92: 1963 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 FHC

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It is becoming increasingly rare (as with all classic cars) to find an E-Type first series that has survived the passing of time and the rearrangements of previous owners. This seems to be one of those survivors. The seller says … Continue reading

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Old ivory: 1954 Porsche 356 Coupé

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“Call for more photos and any questions,” says the seller of this 1954 Porsche 356 which, at least apparently, appears to be in an exceptional state of preservation. Obviously, as the description of the car is missing, we can only … Continue reading

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Garage aged: 1957 Porsche 356A T2 Coupé

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This 356A (chassis #101663) has been abundantly aged for thirty years in a dry garage that has retained all the main characteristics of this car, starting with a beautiful patina on the paint. However, the actual paint is not original: … Continue reading

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