Seems almost absurd in these days of over inflated vintage Ferrari value that once these were just old sports cars that you could actually drive around in. An naturally being made as they were drop in at you local "Italian car specialist" sort out those gremlins under hood.
used to work in that building....Sal was long since moved out..and Claudio Zampolli was moved to Van Nuys Blvd....Fillipo Cusimano was there, long before working there when Claudio was still the occupant, my friend Gregg Feldman an I would walk around and
Volvo Duet Spotting
Hey look! Brand spanking new looking Volvo Duett.
I need one!
Many may have seen Cuban commuter busses made of semi trucks. but this Mercedes from the 50's is certainly a novelty! In fact it is not what it seems to be a coach but a promotional lorry for Melissa, German herbal tonic!
Old Transit van, floats and Lycoming off a Cessna -et Voila!
Psychedelic AC 289 Sport (aka Cobra...
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!
Peter's Ferrari gang at the time consisted of Tommy Rettig of Lassie fame( in the background), Stephen Mitchell etc... Stephen used to have a 250GTO which nowadays belongs to Ralph Lauren's collectionof static pieces -nuff said?