French News Projects

Rare Pininfarina Bodied Cabrio: 1963 Peugeot 404 Project near LA

This 1963 Peugeot 404 cabriolet is a special car, as both coupes and drop-tops were largely hand-built by Pininfarina in Italy, and represented only a small fraction of total 404 build numbers. Reportedly bought new by a US Air Force Major in Paris, the car is now offered as-discovered, complete and entirely serviceable looking despite …

British News Projects

Series 1.5 FHC Project: 1968 Jaguar XKE in Austin

This 1968 Jaguar E-Type (chassis 1E35178) is a Series 1.5 FHC project described as complete and in the middle of restoration, although it seems like the process has yet to leave the initial stripping stage. Said to have originally been finished in Willow Green, the car’s current cream color seems to have been in place for a …

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Distant Eagle Cousin: 1959 Whitfill Triumph F3 Special

11/25/2018 Update: Over seven years later, this car has now been listed by the owner who discovered it on BaT here on Race Cars Direct in the UK for 32,500 GBP. 6/13/2011 Update: Check out the BaT Success Story here. 4/10/2011 Update: This auction was cancelled early and marked sold by the seller. There were two …

Italian News Projects

Stalled 250TR Replica Engine Donor: Dusty & Complete 1978 Ferrari 400

This 1978 Ferrari 400 (chassis F101CL24221) is one of 355 carbureted, automatic transmission-equipped cars built between 1976 and ’79, and though clearly very dusty, the car is reportedly complete and is said to have been in “fine running condition” three years ago when its 4.8 liter quad-cam Colombo V12 was pulled to be used in a …