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Sacrilege: 1972 Porsche 911 V8

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Porsche enthusiasts are the most intransigent in terms of changes made to 911 so, clearly, the idea of replacing the original engine with an American V8 would give them goosebumps. Yet there is someone who, in terms of modifications, does … Continue reading

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Transplanted: 1969 Aston Martin DBS

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This Aston Martin DBS is one of the few cars produced with the right hand drive (the seller claims that only 181 were produced with this configuration), has an uncommon color for an Aston and also another peculiarity. The engine … Continue reading

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Highway mothership: 1969 Maserati Mexico

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Back at the end of the sixties, there were very few options to ride fast and confrortable in a four seater car: one of those was for sure the Maserati Mexico. Expensive to buy and to maintain (other than to … Continue reading

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Almost complete: 1967 BMW-Glas V8 3000

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This big coupé was the swan song of Glas, even though ths particular model was built when Glas was already been overtaken by BMW, indeed this has a 3,000 c.c. engine instead of the Glas 2,600 c.c. unit. This car … Continue reading

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Real thing: 1932 Ford B Roadster Drag Car

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This kind of car is not the cup of tea of euro classic cars nuts, with the exception of the Northern Europe, but nowadays it’s really hard to find cars like this one. That’s because this is a real relic … Continue reading

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Blue cat: 1966 Sunbeam Tiger

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The Sunbeam Tiger is one of those cars that merge the best of both sides of the pond: a typical british roadster style with american muscle. The basis of this car was of course the Sunbeam Alpine in which it … Continue reading

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Sacrilege: 1970 Lamborghini Espada

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Would you like to be the most hated participant at your local Cars and Coffee? This Espada is the thing for you. Of course we perfectly understand the reason of these modifications: we still remember well when these cars, no … Continue reading

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Not steel: 1957 Byers Special SR100

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Dual carbs, Navarro intake, Thickstun heads on a flathead Ford V8 is what pushes this beautiful fiberglass roaster built in 1957. Actually this is another fiberglass car published in a very short amount of time but, unfortunetely, we can’t decide … Continue reading

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A mighty one: 1950 Simca 8 Sport Convertible

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We have never hidden our passion for the Simca 8, and that’s still true even for this particular car which has some special features. Indeed this is not a common Simca equipped with the inline-four, 1100 c.c. engine derived from … Continue reading

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Early V8: 1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal

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There are many Montreals for sale just now, but we’ve chosen to publish this particular one for more than one reason. Indeed there are some features of this car which can distinguish it from many others on the market today: … Continue reading

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