Great writing. I knew they existed but not the full story!
As I recall one of these Favre's 250GTO recreations was involved in an insurance fraud by Lord Charles Brocket, who came up with the idea of insuring a copy as a genuine article and seeing that it got lost in a shady venture with some other Italian exotic
Excellent story, what't the going rate for these today? Million or two?
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It seemed our dear lord had developed quite an appetite for drugs and prostitutes. To finance the habit he committed the fraud. As brilliant as the plan was his then wife was not too happy about lord's little friends and in her fury she let't the police
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280SE 5.0 -a little story how (not?) to swap a 5.0 m117 light alloy engine followed by a four speed slush box into a vintage Mercedes, 280SE w108. To make things more ticklish the whole procedure will be carried outdoor during the winter months. OK, admitted under a roof -Oh boy aren't spoiled?
1973 Earl Court Motor show, head for PR at Saab Mr Wankalot thought it was a brilliant idea to hire staff at his local strip club. They tell she is Mr Wankalot's personal favorite at the gentleman's club in Bristol.