You might be fooled to think AC 289 Sports -Cobra to you guys over the pond although it could not be called that here in the UK because of legal issues, would have been flamboyant enough to most people. But not so to Tara Browne, 21 year old heir to the Guinness fortune!
Classic car market is absolutely inflated when it comes to German and Italian high end chariots, talk about 700.000€ Maserati 3500GT 1.5 million€ 300SL..and the list goes on. Absolutely bonkers!
In comparison a mint S1 3.8 E-type is a complete bargain, not to mention a better car.
It drives rings around above mentioned. They are rare, more rare than people understand. Please notice I'm speaking strictly 3.8 S1, not S2 or S3 which in my book lost what original E-type used to be -and are not genuinely collectible. Pls, feel free to d
S2 and S3 “not genuinely collectible "are you serious?
I kinda see what you mean. As far as XKEs go it has to be S1.
BMW 3.0 Gets Fresh MOT
Guess what...E9 Sharknose gets a fresh MOT, Valid until 2019.#happy have a nice weekend folks!
This little Alfa Romeo Sprint, that was alleged to be a Bertone prototype, was confiscated by the Finnish tax officials and will be auctioned soon. The car has no paperwork to confirm its history or origin though.
Hans, True but it does look more balanced this way, doesn't it?
Mercedes-Benz W123 The Ultimate Cla...
I've always said w123 is the best car in the world. Some of you might not take my word for it, well you don't have to the others seem to agree too, such as Carfection guys! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6l4au52aY_I
That's how it was back then. People harping about matching numbers and the rest of that BS have absolutely no idea of the reality when it comes to historical racing cars. It was all about mix and match to make it to the next race.