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September 24, 2021

Archives for August 2014

A Fiat Abarth 2000 America Coupe In Carmel

by Mike - The recent Post by Don Meluzio about his Fiat Abarth 1300/124 was very popular and started a discussion in the Comments of that Post about a Fiat Abarth 2000 America Coupe. One of these rare cars was in Monterey a few days ago and I … [Read more...]

What Is A Fiat Abarth 1300/124?

by Don Meluzio - I was in the Army and stationed with my wife Diane in Germany from June of 1969 until November of 1970. We bought a brand new Fiat 850 Sport Coupe in 1969 and had a wonderful time driving that car all over Germany and … [Read more...]

More Photos From Monterey Car Week

by Mike - It seemed like everyone had a camera last week in Monterey County and they were all taking photos of the cool cars that were driving by, sitting on a golf course or participating in the historic races at Laguna Seca. The … [Read more...]

Two Bizzarrinis Are Still For Sale At Mecum

by Mike - Two Bizzarrinis were for sale at the Mecum auction a few days ago in Monterey. They both had strong bids and probably should have sold especially the Iso Grifo A3/C Bizzarrini. As Mecum says - the Bid Goes On. 1970 Bizzarrini … [Read more...]

This Ferrari Should Have Sold In Pebble Beach

by Mike - This one-of-a-kind mid-engine Ferrari V12 owned by the Chinetti family was put up for auction by Gooding in Pebble Beach this past Sunday. It was Gooding's flagship car at the Pebble Beach auction. 1966 Ferrari 365 P Berlinetta … [Read more...]

This Iso Rivolta GT Races At Laguna Seca

by Mike - Pete Whitehead has been historic racing his Iso Rivolta GT for many years. He loves it even though he is always in a class that includes Cobras and Corvettes, cars that are lighter and faster than his four seat Iso Rivolta GT. This … [Read more...]