AC – Cobra Ghia

29 Aug 2020
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Volvo – P 1800 GT Fissore

21 Jul 2020
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In 1965 a P1800 fastback coupé was presented which was designed by Italian styling house Fissore. The car looks good but Volvo didn’t see the advantage of the car next to the normal P1800.

Jaguar – E-Type

04 Jul 2020
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Unique 1965 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 4.2 Frua Prototype Italian stylist Pietra Frua commission by John Coombs in Silver with Black leather. Prototype of an intended ‘new look’ Jaguar incorporating Coombs race modifications & front & rear body conversion made to stock showroom cars.The vehicle — newly painted in Silver from its original Carmen Red…

De Tomaso – Competizione 2000

26 Jun 2020
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Alfa Romeo – Giulia GT

10 Jun 2020
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Audi – F103

05 Jun 2020
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Fiat – 850 Sportivo Vignale

20 Mar 2020
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Daihatsu – Compagno Spider

18 Mar 2020
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120,000 Daihatsu Compagnos were produced between 1963 and 1970. The first model introduced, in April 1963, was the Compagno Light Van light commercial vehicle (F30V). It was available in Standard or Deluxe trim. Two months later the Compagno Wagon (F30) followed, a pricier and more comfortable and passenger oriented version. This cost over twenty per…

O.S.C.A. – MV 1700 GTZ Spider

12 Feb 2020
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O.S.C.A. – MV 1700 GTZ Coupè

12 Feb 2020
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Opel – Kadett Coupè

28 Jan 2020
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This special one-off Kadett by Vignale was initially built as a Convertible on the underpinnings of ’64 Opel Kadett A and shown at the ’65 Geneva Motor Show. The same year this open top Kadett was converted to a Coupe and to be shown at the Turin Motor Show.

Opel – Kadett Spider

28 Jan 2020
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This special one-off Kadett by Vignale was initially built as a Convertible on the underpinnings of ’64 Opel Kadett A and shown at the ’65 Geneva Motor Show. The same year this open top Kadett was converted to a Coupe and to be shown at the Turin Motor Show.

Hino – Contessa 1300 Cabriolet

07 Jan 2020
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Alfa Romeo – Giulia Sprint Speciale

20 Dec 2019
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There was a prototype by Bertone of a replacement for Giulietta SS, named “Giulia SS Bertone Prototipo“, but the new shape did not enter production and the next generation Giulia SS carried over an unchanged Giulietta SS body. The car was designed in 1965 by Giorgetto Giugiaro during the end of his stay at Bertone.

Fiat – 850 Spider (I Serie)

09 Dec 2019
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Born from an idea of ​​Bertone and designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro, the graceful 850 Spider was presented simultaneously with the coupé version in March 1965 and completes the range of Fiat’s “850” cars. This sports version, due to its structure, meets young customers, who want brilliant performance for cheap. This version will then be joined…

Fiat – 1300 Coupè Vignale

09 Dec 2019
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This little coupé, built by Vignale coachworks in the mid-sixties, was based on Fiat 1300 Berlina (sedan) chassis and engine. It was a cheap way to stand out of the crowd thanks to Michelotti’s design. About 50 examples were produced, of which there are about 15 in the condition of use. This model had an…

Ferrari – 275 GTS

29 Nov 2019
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At the Paris Salon in October 1964, Ferrari introduced the 275 model line, consisting of a closed berlinetta and an open spider, both of which were designed by Pininfarina. While the chassis and engines for the two models were essentially identical, the similarities ended there, as the berlinetta was completed by preferred competition coachbuilder Scaglietti,…

AC – 428 Coupè

19 Nov 2019
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In September 1961 the former Texan Ferrari driver Carrol H. Shelby offered the English sports car manufacturer AC Cars ltd. to upgrade the AC Ace, which had been in production since 1954, with a Ford 4,2-litre V8 engine with 260 PS . Shelby and the AC owner quickly came to an agreement. Already on February…

Fiat – 2300 S Coupé Savio

07 Nov 2019
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Neckar – St.Trop Coupè

07 Nov 2019
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The Neckar St Trop was presented at the Turin Motor Show in November 1963 by OSI under the name OSI 1200.  It was the first automobile model to be presented with the OSI brand. Previously, all models, even those assembled in the OSI factory, bore the logo of the car makes, for the most part…

Mercer-Cobra – Roadster

23 Oct 2019
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The 1965 Mercer Cobra would never have been built had it not been for the Copper Development Association, which wanted to show the practical modern uses of copper in automobile design. But it certainly would not have looked the way it did were it not for Virgil M. Exner and his son, Virgil, Jr., who…

Autonova – Fam

23 Oct 2019
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The Autonova Fam contributed new ideas and offered a possible solution to the increasingly urgent problems of traffic. It was designed as a universal automobile, meeting the very different needs involved in transporting people and things, intended mainly for urban traffic but also practical in extra-urban driving. Reflecting the guidelines of the Autonova project, the…

Fiat – 500 Jolly Thailandia

09 Oct 2019
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AC – 428 Convertible

09 Oct 2019
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Autobianchi – Primula Coupè (I Serie)

27 Sep 2019
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Lamborghini – 350 GTS

27 Sep 2019
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On the 1965 Turin Auto Show, the public could admire a very special 350 GT, Touring had designed and build a convertible along the same lines as the closed model, and designated it the 350 GTS (or 350 GT Spyder, as it was sometimes called). Only two were ever built, one was displayed on the…

Lamborghini – Tigre

27 Sep 2019
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Touring’s proposal for the design of the Miura. Scale model codenamed ‘Tigre’, 1965

Fiat – 124 C4 Touring

27 Sep 2019
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In 1964, the brand new Fiat 124 was presented, an average sedan with good performance and low cost. Touring immediately contacted the leaders of Fiat with the idea to make an economic convertible that could save the company from failure. Fiat entrusted Touring with one of the first 124 models, exactly the 44th car produced,…

Fiat – 600 Giungla

10 Sep 2019
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One of the best-known models of the “Spiaggine”, large series cars bodied to be suitable for carefree summer use. Model created on the wishes of Gianni Agnelli and dressed by the historic Turin-based firm Carrozzeria Savio. First and purest series. Equipped with the four-cylinder, 767 cc 600D engine with chain distribution. This engine was used…

OSI – Secura

09 Sep 2019
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Quattroruote, located in Rozzano, Milan, after many insistence for the need to improve safety on the roads of Italy, the authoritative magazine Quattroruote decided to move from words to deeds. In 1963 they contacted the Pininfarina designed company and began a collaboration with Sigma. They were devoid of a mechanical prototype, designed to meet the largest…

Fiat – 850 Spider Daino

28 Aug 2019
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In 1965 at the Turin Motorshow, coachbuilder Boneschi presented this 850 based Spider called “Daino” (Fallow Deer). Like many 850 based models build by italian coachbuilder in these years, also this remained a one-off and it is not known if it still exists.

Willment – 427 Coupè

20 Aug 2019
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The only confirmed information about this car is that it was built. The general story is told the same way in different sources, but the details of the stories differ. John Willment, racing team owner and largest British Ford dealer at the time, built a supersonic body on an AC 427 Cobra chassis in 1965….

Ferrari – 330 P2

16 Aug 2019
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Lamborghini – 3500 GT Zagato

12 Aug 2019
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The proposal to create a special body based on the newborn 350 GT, came to Lamborghini from Zagato at the request of Gerini, owner of the Milanese dealership of the house of the bull. At the time, Zagato was one of the most successful Italian coachbuilders, with 46 years of collaborations with prestigious brands such…

Fiat – 600 D Coupè Viotti

07 Aug 2019
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“The most modified car by Italians”: borrowing a similar expression from a famous italian advertisement we could the fine this way the Fiat 600, the Italian dream of the post-war years. Born from an entirely new design, with an air-cooled rear engine and comfortable seating for four people, the 600, together with the Balilla and…

Ford – Mustang

04 Jul 2019
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In 1965 Scott Bailey invited Bertone to have his say on the design of the popular Ford Mustang. The publisher of the prestigious “Automobile Quarterly” wanted to show that the Turin school of bodywork designers could achieve great things on cars which were very different from their usual projects. Bertone’s interpretation of the American car…

Simca – 1800

04 Jul 2019
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120

Iso Rivolta – Iso Grifo

03 Jul 2019
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238

Alfa Romeo – Giulia Sprint GTA

03 Jul 2019
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71

Ferrari – Dino Berlinetta Speciale

26 Jun 2019
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Alfa Romeo – Giulia 1600 Sport

26 Jun 2019
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Alfa Romeo had not produced a purpose-built racing car for almost a decade when Carlo Chiti’s Autodelta rolled out the ‘TZ’ in June of 1962. In the years before the Italian manufacturer’s racing cars were all modified and even re-bodied road cars. Autodelta was officially independent from Alfa Romeo but received considerably works support and…

Abarth – 1000 Coupè Speciale

26 Jun 2019
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Among the most interesting styling themes offered by the Fiat 850 – the latest creation for the Turin Firm – Pinínfarina have studied, in cooperation with Abart Co. for the mechanical parts, this special sport 2 seater Coupe. On this new model it is fitted the Fiat Abarth 1000 – 4 cylinder engine – 982…

Fiat – 2300 S Coupè Speciale IV

26 Jun 2019
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Moretti – 850 Coupè

25 Jun 2019
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Fiat – 850 Sportiva Coupè Moretti

25 Jun 2019
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In 1964 Moretti began working with the Fiat 850, releasing in that year a four-door three-box saloon, a two-door coupe (very similar to the 500 based design) and a spider. In 1965 the Sportiva emerged at the usual venue, the Turin Motorshow. It was powered by the 843cc engine with 47bhp, straight from the Fiat 850…

Ferrari – 330 GT 2+2

24 Jun 2019
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115

TVR – Trident

24 Jun 2019
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109

Alfa Romeo – 2600 SZ

18 Jun 2019
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184

In 1965 Zagato presented his own interpretation of the 2600, designed by Ercole Spada, with an aerodynamic line that was recognizable by the front end with elliptical headlights and by a particularly large alfa romeo scudetto, it was distinguishable by the particularly original lines that recalled the style “Zagato”. The 2600 SZ series “106.12 was…

Lancia – Fulvia Sport Zagato

18 Jun 2019
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The enduring collaboration between Lancia and Zagato started in the mid-50s, when the latter introduced the sports versions of the Appia. Later on, he gave his own sports interpretation of the Flaminia and Flavia models, and finally at the 1965 Turin Motor Show he introduced the Fulvia Sport. Marked by a strong personality and a…

Serenissima – 308 Jet Competizione

18 Jun 2019
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