Sad and surreal sight. Someone has been slaving away for hundreds of hours on this BMW 3.0 CSI e9 bare metal bodywork and the tow truck driver or his colleague is too busy to get home, read wasted, and leaves it out in the rain to rust.
My first reaction was naah..this ship has already sailed. then again on a second thought Barret Jackson's Lot #1315, a 1965 samba at Scottsdale 2017 just recently fetched staggering $302,500 If that's where the market is heading, one could feasibly farm out all the work and still be winning
Our reader in Northern Finland -Cheers to all the Finns out there!- emailed us these photos of an abandoned Silver Cloud curb sided. By the looks of it the poor Roller had some TLC before it was abandoned for what ever the reason.
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
Strictly speaking, I wasn't in the market for another classic car, quite the opposite. In fact, trying to down size and focus... However, when the opportunity knocked my door in form of a 220Sb stored in an old industrial building for a decade or two, I couldn't resist...
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?