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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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Cut away: 1954 Siata 1100 Coupé by Vignale

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The Siata 1100 built by Vignale was a rare car even back then in the fifties, so it’s quite unusual, today, to find one still in restorable conditions. We don’t know the exact build year of the car as the … Continue reading

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Old chap: 1961 Italia 2000 by Vignale

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I know this car. I know where it was sold new 56 years ago, how many owners it had up to 2011 and every detail about how, where and when it was restored. Simply because it was restored by me. … Continue reading

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Green card: 1961 Italia 2000 by Vignale

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And here it is another Italia 2000 for sale: generally it happens once a year, rarely more than that. This is the body #59. Actuall this car is titled as a 1961 car but, the low number of the body … Continue reading

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Santa Fe Trail: 1959 Lancia Appia Convertibile by Vignale

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This Appia Convertibile (or what remains of it) is actually a California car purchased by the actual owner who trailed it to his home in Santa Fe, but the restoration process never began. The car is apparently in scary condition … Continue reading

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A blue one: 1968 Fiat 125 “Samantha” by Vignale

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As it often happens the seller didn’t say anything about the build year of this car but we suppose that this is a 1968 car, even though these were built also in 1967 and 1969. Some source say that only a … Continue reading

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#234: 1960 Italia 2000 by Vignale

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Another TR3 today, this time however it has been dressed by Vignale upon Michelotti’s design and it is much rarer than a common TR3. We know these cars first of all because in the past we’ve restored one, then because … Continue reading

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Original stuff/2: 1966 Fiat 1500 Coupé by Vignale

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Original car, original black plate, preserved, rare and cheap, you can’t ask for much more than that if you are looking for an italian classic built by one of the most famous coachbuilder ever.  It is indeed a 1500 coupé … Continue reading

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Partially matching: 1960 Italia 2000 by Vignale

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This is one of the Italia 2000, based on the Triumph TR3 engine, gearbox and chassis, which is going to be saved just like many of them did in the last years. This though, it’s still far to be completed. … Continue reading

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Fits good: 1962 Lancia Flavia Convertibile by Vignale

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This Lancia Flavia Convertibile, despite its aspect, runs and drive even though, as you can hear from the embedded video, it runs on three cylinders only. The seller says that the car is very straight and solid, panels fit good … Continue reading

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